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UN staff killed in Kabul attack

At least six UN staff members have been killed in a shootout at a guesthouse in central Kabul, Afghanistan, a UN spokesman has said.

Heavy gunfire was heard and a plume of smoke rose over the city following the attack in which two Afghan security personnel and a civilian also died.


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