General Daud Daud
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Senior Afghan police officer killed in suicide blast

The most senior police officer in Northern Afghanistan has been killed in a suicide bomb attack. General Daud Daud was one of at least seven people who died in the explosion.

Authorities say the attack took place in the governor's office, in the northern Takhar province.

Paul Wood reports on the latest assault by the Taliban.

  • 29 May 2011