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Afghanistan's 'lost pillar of stability'


Sunday is the tenth anniversary of 9/11, but this week also marks a decade since Al Qaeda's assassination of Ahmad Shah Massoud, an Afghan guerrilla commander who fought against the Taliban.

Security correspondent Gordon Corera reports on this lesser-known attack, which left a difficult legacy for the country.

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