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Suicide bombers attack Kabul mosque, may have hostages - US Embassy

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Armed suicide bombers have attacked a mosque in the Afghan capital and may be holding hostages, the US Embassy in Kabul said in a statement on Tuesday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
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