Attack on Hamid Karzai in Kandahar, Unseen Video

On 5 September 2002, An attempt was made on Hamid Karzai in Kandahar City. Posing as a bodyguard, a gunman wearing the uniform of the new opened fire, wounding
(former governor of Kandahar) and an American Special Operations
officer. The gunman, one of the President's actual bodyguards, and a
bystander who knocked down the gunman were killed by the attacker, when
Karzai's American bodyguards returned fire. Recently, some pictures of
the responding to the attempt have surfaced. Allegedly one of their members was wounded.


By: ikram (1893.10)

Tags: Talebans, Hamid Karzai, Attempt,

Location: Afghanistan

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