Ruins of British Council, Kabul : News Photo

Ruins of British Council, Kabul

[UNVERIFIED CONTENT] The mangled remains of the British Council compound in Kabul, after a Taleban suicide squad overran the perimeter, triggering a day-long battle with Nato Special Forces and Afghan security forces, Aug 19, 2011. The attack, which was blamed on the Haqqani network, came on the day Afghanistan celebrates its independence from British colonial rule.
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[UNVERIFIED CONTENT] The mangled remains of the British Council compound in Kabul, after a Taleban suicide squad overran the perimeter, triggering a day-long battle with Nato Special Forces and Afghan security forces, Aug 19, 2011. The attack, which was blamed on the Haqqani network, came on the day Afghanistan celebrates its independence from British colonial rule.
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January 29, 2013
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Jerome Starkey / Contributor
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