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US Major General killed in Afghanistan attack identified

The highest-ranked American soldier to be killed in the war in Afghanistan has been identified.

Major General Harold Greene was killed after a man wearing an Afghan army uniform opened fire at a military base in Kabul.

At least 15 soldiers - including British personnel - were wounded in the attack.

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US Major General killed in Afghanistan identified

The highest-ranked American soldier to be killed in the war in Afghanistan has been identified.

Major General Harold Greene was a 34-year veteran. Credit: US Army

Major General Harold Greene was killed after a man wearing an Afghan army uniform opened fire at a military base in Kabul.

The 34-year veteran was involved in preparing Afghan forces for when American troops leave at the end of this year.

At least 15 soldiers - including British personnel - were wounded in the attack.

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