A militant arrested in Sunday's attacks on the Afghan capital and three other cities has confessed that the 18-hour assault was carried out by the Haqqani network, a lethal group of fighters with ties to the Taliban and al-Qaeda, a top Afghan security official said Monday. Thirty—six insurgents were killed during the brazen attacks that also claimed the lives of eight policemen and three civilians.
KABUL, April 17, 2012
Haqqanis blamed for Kabul attacks
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