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Akhgar dies after protracted illness

Akhgar dies after protracted illness

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Jan 28, 2014 - 19:46

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Qasim Akhgar, the author and former chief editor of Hasht-i-Subh newspaper, has passed away after protracted illness, the newspaper announced on Tuesday.

Pervaiz Kawo, chief editor of daily, said Akhgar died at 4: 00pm in Kabul after four years of illness. The 60-years-old journalist had been under treatment in countries including Turkey, Poland and India.

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