Afghan VP, ex-Northern alliance commander, dies (6)

Taiwan News 2014.03.09 11:48
Afghanistan's vice president, former Northern alliance commander, dies Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A government spokesman says one of Afghanistan's two vice presidents, former anti-Taliban commander Field Marshal Mohammed Qasim Fahim, has died. Aimal Faizi confirmed the death of Fahim, an ethnic Tajik who was part of the alliance that ousted the Taliban in 2011 and also served in President
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