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Senior Presidential Guard Commander Injured in Bomb Blast Dies

Abdul Ghafar Ahmadzai, the commander of President Ashraf Ghani’s house guards, was wounded in a roadside bomb blast in PD16 of Kabul city on Thursday.

He died in a hospital on Wednesday and will be buried today.

Meanwhile, President Ghani also attended his funeral ceremony.

The Taliban militant group claimed in a statement on Wednesday that an attack carried out by their fighters on last Thursday, in which Ahmadzai was wounded.