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Afghans Stop Plot to Assassinate U.S. Diplomat

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Afghans Stop Plot to Assassinate U.S. Diplomat

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Afghans Stop Plot to Assassinate U.S. Diplomat

Afghans Stop Plot to Assassinate U.S. Diplomat

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Authorities in Kabul have thwarted a plot to assassinate the U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan. Three Pakistanis were arrested over the weekend. N.C. Aizenman, a reporter with The Washington Post, talks about the assassination attempt and also an upsurge in Taliban violence.