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UN base in Afghanistan attacked by militants

Afghan security forces have killed four militants who attacked a UN compound in the western city of Herat, officials say.

A fifth attacker blew himself up at the gates, before the others, wearing suicide vests and burkas got inside, triggering a gun battle with police.

A UN guard and a policeman were lightly hurt.

  • 23 Oct 2010
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