Kabul bomb kills two U.S. contractors

Feb 10, 2014, 4:40 PM EST
Mangled wreckage from a vehicle is seen as an Afghan policeman (C, background) and youths walk at the scene of a blast in Kandahar on September 14, 2013.
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The car bomb comes a few weeks after a Taliban attack targeted a Kabul restaurant popular among foreigners, killing IMF and U.N. officials. Afghanistan is gearing up the pullout of international troops by the end of 2014, as well as presidential elections scheduled for this spring.

Background:

IMF, U.N. officials killed in suicide attack [Blouin News]

 
 
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