Afghanistan: At least seven dead as Taliban launch Kabul attacks

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September 13, 2011
Al-Jazeera [Qatar]    
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"Taliban gunmen armed with suicide vests and heavy weaponry on Tuesday launched co-ordinated attacks in the Afghan capital, Kabul, targeting NATO's headquarters, the US embassy, and the Afghan intelligence agency. Heavy gunfire continued to be heard late into the night as Afghan forces battled to clear a building in the city's diplomatic quarter which had been taken over by heavily armed fighters. ... At least three policemen and four civilians have been killed and many others injured, according to police and hopsital sources." (09/13/11)  

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