Afghan leader safer after attack: aide
"Yes, he is safe and fine," says a source, after President Hamid Karzai escapes an assassination attempt.world Updated: Apr 27, 2008 15:58 IST
Afghan President Hamid Karzai escaped unhurt from an assassination attempt during a celebration near the presidential palace in Kabul on Sunday, a palace source told Reuters.
"Yes, he is safe and fine," said the source, who declined to be named. A Taliban spokesman said three of six attackers were killed during the attack.