2 Americans shot, killed by gunman in Afghanistan ministry building
Published 02/25/2012, Associated Press
A gunman killed two American military advisers inside a heavily guarded government building in the heart of Kabul today as protests over the burning of the Muslim holy book at a U.S. base raged across the country for a fifth day. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, saying it was retaliation for the Quran burnings, and the NATO commander recalled all international military personnel working in Afghan ministries in the capital.Word count: 681
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