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Taliban say suicide bomber targeted U.S. company in Kabul

Afghan policemen stand at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Afghan policemen stand at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Afghan policemen stand at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
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Afghan policemen and a NATO soldier talk as they stand guard at the site of an explosion in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen and a NATO soldier talk as they stand guard at the site of an explosion in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen and a NATO soldier talk as they stand guard at the site of an explosion in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani
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Afghan policemen investigate the site of an explosion in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen investigate the site of an explosion in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen investigate the site of an explosion in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani
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Afghan policemen secure the area after an explosion in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen secure the area after an explosion in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

Afghan policemen secure the area after an explosion in Kabul December 17, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani
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Afghan security personnel stand at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul on Monday which targeted a U.S. contracting company and killed two Afghan civilians, underscoring security challenges ahead of a NATO pullout. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Afghan security personnel stand at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul on Monday which targeted a U.S. contracting company and killed two Afghan...more

Afghan security personnel stand at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul on Monday which targeted a U.S. contracting company and killed two Afghan civilians, underscoring security challenges ahead of a NATO pullout. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
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An Afghan security personnel walks at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul on Monday which targeted a U.S. contracting company and killed two Afghan civilians, underscoring security challenges ahead of a NATO pullout. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

An Afghan security personnel walks at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul on Monday which targeted a U.S. contracting company and killed two Afghan...more

An Afghan security personnel walks at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul on Monday which targeted a U.S. contracting company and killed two Afghan civilians, underscoring security challenges ahead of a NATO pullout. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
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An Afghan security personnel stands at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul on Monday which targeted a U.S. contracting company and killed two Afghan civilians, underscoring security challenges ahead of a NATO pullout. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

An Afghan security personnel stands at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul on Monday which targeted a U.S. contracting company and killed two Afghan...more

An Afghan security personnel stands at the site of a blast in Kabul December 17, 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in Kabul on Monday which targeted a U.S. contracting company and killed two Afghan civilians, underscoring security challenges ahead of a NATO pullout. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
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