Afghan police officer hugs suicide bomber
Afghanistan National Army soldiers try to remove a destroyed car at the site of a suicide attack next to the Defense Ministry in Kabul Saturday.
March 9th, 2013
04:18 AM ET

Afghan police officer hugs suicide bomber

A policeman sacrificed his life for the sake of others, embracing a suicide bomber in southeast Afghanistan on Saturday morning to dull the blast as it detonated, eyewitnesses said.

The bomb killed the officer, Murad Khan, and eight minors between the ages of 7 and 17.

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  1. rupert

    @chrissy.okaaaay.
    Just that they sold shirts with this slogan.
    I found it catchy,thats,all.

    March 10, 2013 at 11:00 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  2. chrissy

    Well i would be a good idea not to mention it again in mixed company doncha think? Ok ima gonna let you off with just a warning this time ok? And your new lucky numbers are: 3 ~ 6 ~ 12 ~ 26 ~ 56 ~ 57. Good luck and remember me if you win! :)

    March 10, 2013 at 11:10 pm | Report abuse | Reply
  3. rupert

    Ok.

    March 11, 2013 at 12:05 am | Report abuse | Reply
  4. chrissy

    Alright gnite and good luck! :)

    March 11, 2013 at 12:37 am | Report abuse | Reply
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