Afghan candidate escapes assassination attempt (15)

Saudi Press Agency 2014.06.06 18:43
KABUL, Afghanistan, Sha'ban 8, 1435, Jun 6, 2014, SPA - The leading Afghan presidential candidate, Abdullah Abdullah, narrowly escaped an assassination attempt Friday when two bombs struck his convoy after a campaign event in the capital, a reminder of Afghanistan's fragility as it prepares for its first democratic transfer of power with foreign combat troops set to withdraw by the end of the year, AP reported.
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