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Suicide Attack Hits Group of NATO and Afghan Troops

New York Times  April 4, 2012

KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber steered his motorcycle into a group of American soldiers and Afghan police officers in a northern Afghan city and detonated his explosives on Wednesday, killing as many as 15 people, including officers and civilians, Afghan officials said.

The officials said American service members were also among the casualties. But there was no immediate comment on the attack from the NATO-led coalition, which said it was trying to determine what had taken place in Maimana, the capital of Faryab Province, where the attack occurred.

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