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Taliban cleric killed in blast in Kabul - intelligence official

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The cleric is identified as Rahimullah Haqqani, a name that signifies he graduated from Darul Uloom Haqqania. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the killing. The local affiliate of the Islamic State group has been targeting the Taliban and civilians.
2 months ago·Kabul, Afghanistan

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