7 killed as Afghan Quran protests turn violent
Published 02/22/2012, Associated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Afghan President Hamid Karzai appealed for calm today after clashes in several cities between Afghan security forces and protesters furious over the burning of Muslim holy books at a U.S. military base left seven people dead.Word count: 708
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