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Afghanistan: Scores killed in Kabul wedding blast

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Afghanistan: Scores killed in Kabul wedding blast

Afghanistan: Scores killed in Kabul wedding blast

President Ashraf Ghani condemns 'inhumane attack' after suicide bombing kills at least 63 and wounds 182 others.


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