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Bombing at mosque kills Afghan governor Map of Logar Afghanistan  Afghan officials say a bomb placed inside a mosque in the country's east has killed Governor Arsallah Jamal, the governor of Logar province Top Afghanistan policewoman dies   Helmand: Lieutenant Negar, the most senior woman police officer in troubled Helmand province has died in hospital after being shot by unknown gunmen   Afghan militants target, kill female author   Southern Afghanistan: An Indian author whose memoir about her dramatic escape from the Taliban became a Bollywood movie was shot dead by militants Top Afghanistan policewoman killed   Helmand: A top female police officer has been shot dead in Afghanistan's Helmand province, officials say   Afghan police chief of Nimroz dies in bomb attack   Western Afghanistan: Gen Mohammad Musa Rasuli, the police chief of Afghanistan's western Nimroz province, has been killed in a bomb attack, officials said Top Afghan peace negotiator shot dead  Kabul: Arsala Rahmani was ex-Taliban minister and a key member of Afghanistan's High Peace Council, which negotiates a deal with the Taliban   Afghans 'foil Karzai death plot'  Afghan intelligence officials say they have arrested six people who they believe were planning to assassinate President Hamid Karzai   Afghanistan, Pakistan spar over killing  Afghan officials stepped up accusations that the assassination of the country's peace council chairman began with a plot in Pakistan Ex-Afghanistan president assassinated
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1. 2014-06-06 Afghan presidential candidate survives convoy attack Kabul
2014-04-04 Two AP journalists shot in Afghanistan, one fatally Khost, Afghanistan
D. 2013-10-14 Bombing at mosque kills Afghan governor Logar, Afghanistan
4. 2013-09-15 Top Afghanistan policewoman dies Helmand
5. 2013-09-06 Afghan militants target, kill female author Paktika, Southern Afghanistan
G. 2013-07-04 Top Afghanistan policewoman killed Helmand
H. 2012-12-09 Afghan police chief of Nimroz dies in bomb attack Nimroz, Western Afghanistan
I. 2012-05-13 Top Afghan peace negotiator shot dead Kabul
J. 2011-10-05 Afghans 'foil Karzai death plot' Afghanistan

  Two AP journalists shot in Afghanistan, one fatally Map of Khost Afghanistan
Afghan presidential candidate survives convoy attack

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  Kabul: At least six people were killed when explosions hit a campaign rally for Abdullah Abdullah, one of two presidential runoff candidates at a hotel
  Anja Niedringhaus, 48, a German photographerwas shot in Khost province province. Kathy Gannon, a Canadian reporter in a stable condition

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  Kabul: Burhanuddin Rabbani, considered vital to peace efforts in the country, was assassinated. He had been leading the Afghan peace council.    2 suicide bombers feigning a desire to conduct reconciliation talks, deto...
Aug.14 19 dead in attack on governor's compound Aug.4 Afghan official, NATO troops die in attacks. Northern Afghanistan Jul.27   Kandahar mayor killed in suicide attack  The mayor of restive southern city was killed, the latest in a series of recent high-profile assassinations Jul.17   Key Karzai aide attacked  Kabul: Jan Mohammad Khan, a key ally of Karzai, is believed to have been killed in the attack Jul.13 Governor targeted en route to funeral. Kandahar Jul.12   Karzai's half-brother shot dead
  Kandahar: Ahmed Wali Karzai, the Kandahar provincial council chief, was killed during a gathering at the hands of a guard
Jan.29   Kandahar deputy governor killed  Abdul Latif Ashna, the deputy governor of Afghanistan's southern province, has been killed in a suicide attack

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Sep.27 Afghan official killed in blast Apr.19 Deputy mayor of Kandahar assassinated

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Sep.2   Blast kills top Afghan official   Abdullah Laghmani, Afghanistan's deputy chief of intelligence, and at least 21 other people were killed in a suicide attack Feb.28 Blast kills coalition contractor
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Apr.29   Karzai was warned of assassination plot  Kabul: President was warned of a weekend assassination plot against him; failings by the security services allowed militants to launch the attack Jan.31 Blast kills top Afghan official   Helmand: The deputy governor of Helmand province has been killed in a bomb attack on a mosque

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Sep.10   Suicide bomb kills Afghan governor
Map of Paktia Afghanistan  Gov. Abdul Hakim Taniwal's bodyguard and his secretary were also killed in southeastern Paktia province

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Sep.5 Karzai escapes assassin
  Kandahar: Kandahar governor wounded; gunman wore army uniform the new Afghan army. A bodyguard and shooter were killed Jul.29 Assassination plot averted  A 'foreigner' was arrested after a traffic accident. Explosives were hidden in his car Jul.6 Vice president shot dead
  Kabul: Gunmen have shot dead Haji Abdul Qadir and his driver outside the gates of a government ministry

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Sep.10 Massoud attacked
  Anti-Taliban leader suffered in an assassination attempt. U.S. officials say Massoud was killed. His brother claims he's alive

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