Kandahar Mayor Killed in Suicide Attack

Kandahar mayor Ghulam Haidar Hamidi was killed in a suicide attack in his office on Wednesday morning, the second high-profile assassination in the province in two weeks.

Mr Hamidi was killed when the bomber detonated his explosives in the hallway of the mayor’s office this morning, a local police official said.

One of the mayor’s bodyguards was also wounded in the blast, the official added.

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