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An Afghan security guard keeps watch during a ceremony marking the eleventh anniversary of the death of slain Afghan national hero Ahmad Shah Massoud in Kabul on September 8, 2012. Massoud, nicknamed the 'Lion of the Panjshir' for his armed struggle against the Taliban that ruled Afghanistan at the time, died September 9, 2001 when two Tunisians posing as journalists with fake Belgian passports detonated a bomb hidden in the camera as they pretended to interview him. His death, just two days before the September 11 attacks in New York and Washington, has been linked to Osama bin Laden's al-Qaeda network by US officials. AFP PHOTO/ SHAH Marai (Photo credit should read SHAH MARAI/AFP/GettyImages)
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An Afghan security guard keeps watch during a ceremony marking the eleventh anniversary of the death of slain Afghan national hero Ahmad Shah Massoud in Kabul on September 8, 2012. Massoud, nicknamed the 'Lion of the Panjshir' for his armed struggle against the Taliban that ruled Afghanistan at the time, died September 9, 2001 when two Tunisians posing as journalists with fake Belgian passports detonated a bomb hidden in the camera as they pretended to interview him. His death, just two days before the September 11 attacks in New York and Washington, has been linked to Osama bin Laden's al-Qaeda network by US officials. AFP PHOTO/ SHAH Marai (Photo credit should read SHAH MARAI/AFP/GettyImages)
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September 08, 2012
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An Afghan security guard keeps watch during a ceremony marking the... News Photo 151486203Afghan,Afghanistan,Ahmad Shah Massoud,Anniversary,Ceremony,Death,Eleventh,Heroes,Horizontal,Kabul,Keep,Marking,Military,Murder,National,Politics,Security Guard,Shah,WatchPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPAn Afghan security guard keeps watch during a ceremony marking the eleventh anniversary of the death of slain Afghan national hero Ahmad Shah Massoud in Kabul on September 8, 2012. Massoud, nicknamed the 'Lion of the Panjshir' for his armed struggle against the Taliban that ruled Afghanistan at the time, died September 9, 2001 when two Tunisians posing as journalists with fake Belgian passports detonated a bomb hidden in the camera as they pretended to interview him. His death, just two days before the September 11 attacks in New York and Washington, has been linked to Osama bin Laden's al-Qaeda network by US officials. AFP PHOTO/ SHAH Marai (Photo credit should read SHAH MARAI/AFP/GettyImages)