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Kandahar police HQ under attack from Taliban

A Taliban raid on the southern Afghan city of Kandahar has killed 19 people, including 15 policemen, officials have said.

Footage filmed over a period of approximately 20 minutes shows Afghan police on the roof top of the building where the attackers are hiding.

The explosion shattered windows and created clouds of smoke above the city.

  • 12 Feb 2011
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