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Afghan police react to the ceiling damaged by explosives Wednesday in the building that occupied by Taliban militants in Kabul, Afghanistan. The 20-hour insurgent attack in the heart of Kabul ended Wednesday morning after a final volley of helicopter gunfire.

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US: Embassy attack a propaganda win for militants

American officials Wednesday blamed the bold attack on the U.S. Embassy on a Pakistan-based group allied with the Taliban, acknowledging that the assault brought a propaganda victory for the insurgents even as they played down its military significance.


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