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Afghan Taliban claim attack on NATO convoy in Kabul

An Afghan security personnel keeps watch near the site of an explosion in Kabul January 4, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

An Afghan security personnel keeps watch near the site of an explosion in Kabul January 4, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

An Afghan security personnel keeps watch near the site of an explosion in Kabul January 4, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
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Afghan security personnel stand guard at the gate near the site of an explosion in Kabul January 4, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Afghan security personnel stand guard at the gate near the site of an explosion in Kabul January 4, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Afghan security personnel stand guard at the gate near the site of an explosion in Kabul January 4, 2014. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
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