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1 killed in Afghan protests against Koran burning

One man was killed and several others were injured in Afghanistan on Friday during protests against plans by a US pastor to burn copies of the Koran on the anniversary of the September 11 terror attacks.
Following Eid al-Fitr prayers in northern Afghanistan, thousands of Muslims took to the streets to demonstrate against Florida Pastor Terry Jones International Burn-a-Koran Day.
Some of the protesters threw stones at a NATO base and one man was killed when troops inside allegedly opened fire. NATO launched an investigation into the incident.
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