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Nov 27, 2014

Suicide bomber kills five in attack on British embassy car in Kabul – officials

KABUL, Nov 27 (Reuters) – A suicide bomber attacked a
British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital on Thursday,
killing five people including one Briton, officials said.

The blast in the east of Kabul wounded 33 people, including
many bystanders, the latest in a wave of bombings to hit the
city as the majority of foreign combat troops prepare to
withdraw from the country by the end of the year.

Nov 27, 2014

Motorcycle suicide bomber hits British embassy vehicle in Afghan capital

KABUL (Reuters) – A suicide bomber riding a motorcycle struck a British embassy vehicle in Afghanistan’s capital on Thursday, killing at least five people and wounding many bystanders, officials said.

The Afghan Taliban, ousted from power by a U.S.-led coalition in 2001, claimed responsibility for the attack, the latest in a wave of bombings to hit Kabul as the majority of foreign combat troops prepare to withdraw from the country by the end of the year.

Nov 27, 2014

Motorcycle suicide bomber hits British embassy vehicle in Afghan capital, kills at least five – officials

KABUL (Reuters) – A suicide bomber riding a motorcycle struck a British embassy vehicle in Afghanistan’s capital on Thursday, killing at least five people and wounding many bystanders, officials said.

The Afghan Taliban, ousted from power by a U.S.-led coalition in 2001, claimed responsibility for the attack, the latest in a wave of bombings to hit Kabul as the majority of foreign combat troops prepare to withdraw from the country by the end of the year.

Nov 27, 2014

Suicide bomber hits British embassy vehicle in Afghan capital, kills at least three

KABUL (Reuters) – A suicide bomber struck a British embassy vehicle in Afghanistan’s capital on Thursday, killing at least three people and wounding many bystanders, officials and a Reuters witness said.

The Afghan Taliban, ousted from power by a U.S.-led coalition in 2001, claimed responsibility for the attack, the latest in a wave of bombings to hit Kabul as the majority of foreign combat troops withdraw from the country by the end of the year.

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Nov 19, 2014

Taliban suicide bombers die in attack on international zone in Kabul

KABUL (Reuters) – Four Afghan Taliban suicide bombers died when a group of the militants tried to storm an international zone in Kabul on Wednesday in the latest high-profile assault aimed at foreign targets in Afghanistan.

The attackers tried to break into a complex known as Green Village, starting with the explosion of a van at the gate of the heavily guarded area in eastern Kabul that houses foreign contractors and various facilities.

Nov 19, 2014
Nov 19, 2014

Taliban suicide bombers die in attack on int’l zone in Kabul

KABUL, Nov 19 (Reuters) – Four Afghan Taliban suicide
bombers died when a group of the militants tried to storm an
international zone in Kabul on Wednesday in the latest
high-profile assault aimed at foreign targets in Afghanistan.

The attackers tried to break into a complex known as Green
Village, starting with the explosion of a van at the gate of the
heavily guarded area in eastern Kabul that houses foreign
contractors and various facilities.

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      "Began my media career with Japanese TV (NHK) ten years ago in Islamabad where I had moved following the civil war in Afghanistan. I returned to Kabul in early 2002 and later joined Reuters as a correspondent. I cover the insurgency, the politics, and Afghan society from across the country."
      Joined Reuters:
      2007
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