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Four die in Taliban attack near Afghan NATO base

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan — Four security guards died Monday as suicide bombers targeted a fuel depot for NATO-led forces close to one of Afghanistan’s biggest bases, where thousands of foreign troops are stationed. The attack happened at a facility belonging to logistics company Supreme, near the sprawling Kandahar airfield, which acts…

Suicide bombers kill 18, wound 35 in southern Afghanistan

KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (Reuters) – Eighteen people were killed and 35 were wounded on Thursday during an insurgent attack on government buildings in Afghanistan’s volatile southern Uruzgan province, a senior health official said. “Up to now 18 people have been killed and 35 have been wounded, including military personnel and civilians.…