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Afghan Interior Ministry says 3 gunmen have attacked a Shiite shrine in Kabul, taking an unknown number of hostages

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Afghan Interior Ministry says 3 gunmen have attacked a Shiite shrine in Kabul, taking an unknown number of hostages.
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