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WHYS 30: Assassination in Afghanistan - what does it mean for the country?

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25 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 12 July 2011

The half-brother of Afghan President Hamid Karzai has been assassinated in Kandahar, officials say.

Ahmad Wali Karzai, a leading power broker in the country's south, was shot dead at his home in a blow to Nato's battle against the Taliban in the area.

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