US condemns Karzai's murder
The United States has condemned the murder of Ahmad Wali Karzai, the half-brother of Afghanistan's President Hamid Karzai.
Mr Karzai had been a vital figure in Nato's battle against the Taliban, governing the organisation's home region of Kandahar.
The US State Department's Victoria Nuland also expressed the government's condolences to Mr Karzai's family.
13 Jul 2011
- From the section Middle East