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Taliban attack in Kabul

<p>An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013.  REUTERS/Omar Sobhani</p>

An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

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<p>Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013.  REUTERS/Omar Sobhani</p>

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

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<p>An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani</p>

An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

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<p>An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013.  REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani</p>

An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

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<p>An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani</p>

An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

An Afghan policeman keeps watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

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<p>Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013.  REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani</p>

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

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<p>Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani</p>

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

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<p>Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani</p>

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

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<p>Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani</p>

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

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<p>Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013.  REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani</p>

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen keep watch at the site of an attack in Kabul, October 18, 2013. REUTERS/ Omar Sobhani

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