CCTV image of the killer holding a gun in the bank
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Taliban killer speaks to the BBC of his 'appalling crime'

It was one of the most brutal Taliban attacks of the past ten years in Afghanistan.

A gunman entered a bank in the eastern city of Jalalabad, and shot dead 42 Afghans. The victims included women and children.

The BBC's Quentin Somerville has spoken to the killer, and the man who recruited him.

You may find some of the images in this report distressing.

  • 23 Apr 2011
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