US Ambassador to Afghanistan the Honorable John Bass, Secretary of Defence James Mattis and Army General Scott Miller in Kabul. Mattis on Friday said it was too soon to say if the death of General Abdul Razeq, the police commander in southern Kandahar. Photo: Tribune News Service

Afghanistan in shock after death of powerful police commander as questions surround US-Taliban talks

• Officials warned of attacks before Saturday’s election, which has now been delayed a week in Kandahar province

• US Defence Secretary James Mattis says US is committed to mission in war-torn nation

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US Ambassador to Afghanistan the Honorable John Bass, Secretary of Defence James Mattis and Army General Scott Miller in Kabul. Mattis on Friday said it was too soon to say if the death of General Abdul Razeq, the police commander in southern Kandahar. Photo: Tribune News Service
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