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Kabul, October 15, 2013
First Published: 11:06 IST(15/10/2013)
Last Updated: 11:15 IST(15/10/2013)
Officials: bombing at mosque kills Afghan governor
A bomb hidden in a microphone killed an Afghan provincial governor on Tuesday as he made a speech at a mosque after Eid prayers in Logar, close to the capital Kabul, officials said.
"This morning, governor Arsala Jamal was delivering a speech after Eid prayers when he was killed by a bomb planted in the microphone," Logar provincial governor spokesman Din Mohammad Darwish told AFP.
"Eight other people have been wounded."
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