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Kabul Attack Leaves 21 Dead, Casts Shadow Over Obama’s Exit Strategy

Posted on | June 30, 2011 | No Comments

The six-hour attack on Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel ended early Wednesday morning and left 21 dead – 9 Afghan civilians, one Spanish civilian, and 11 terrorists. The attack was carried out by a group of men who ambushed the hotel with automatic weapons, grenades, and suicide belts. It is not clear yet which group the men belonged to, although the Taliban is taking credit.

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