Herat strike overshadows peace bid (13)

The Hindu 2014.05.23 22:31
Praveen Swami Agencies Heavily-armed terrorists attacked the Indian consulate in Herat on Friday and were repulsed by the Indo-Tibetan Border Police guards stationed at the diplomatic outpost in western Afghanistan. With both India and Afghanistan dropping veiled hints of the possible involvement of Pakistan-based groups, the attack threatened to overshadow Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi's regional initiative of inviting
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