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Latest News Wires CIA officer killed in Afghan suicide blast, US official says

Yet another insider attack has taken the lives of a CIA operative and a female soldier last weekend in Kandahar province, according to an unnamed US defense official.

By Pauline JelinekAssociated Press / October 17, 2012

A senior U.S. defense official says an agent for the Central Intelligence Agency was among those killed in a suicide bombing at an Afghan intelligence office — the latest so-called "insider attack" in the war.