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Karzai condemns Spin Boldak attack.

KABUL(PAN): President Hamid Karzai condemned the suicide attack in Spin Boldak district of southern Kandahar province on Thursday.

The bombing that took place before noon in the district bazaar killed an intelligence officer and injured 25 civilians.

Karzai said in a statement: "Terrorists recently showed their hostility towards the Afghan nation by massacring a large number of innocent people in public places."

He praised intelligence officers for their quick action against the would-be suicide bombers and prevention of civilian causalities. He extended condolences to the victims' families.

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Date:Feb 24, 2011
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