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Gunmen Attack Kabul Hotel Popular With Foreigners

Suspected Taliban gunmen attacked a luxury hotel frequented by foreigners in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul, Thursday before being shot dead by security forces.  The incident comes ahead of Afghanistan's presidential elections next month.   Police say gunfire was still echoing off the walls of the heavily fortified Serena hotel late Thursday, hours after the assailants apparently broke into the compound.  Police spokesman Hashmatollah Stanekzai told VOA that by...

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