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Source: The Guardian
Kabul : Afghanistan | almost 2 years ago  
Afghan special forces arrive at the site of a suicide bomb attack in Kabul on in May 2012, shortly after Barack Obama's visit. Photograph: Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty We should welcome...
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