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Afghan policewoman fatally shoots foreign adviser

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A female Afghan police officer shot dead a NATO civilian adviser inside Kabul police headquarters on Monday, officials said, in the first "insider" attack by a woman. 

Afghan policemen stand guard at the site where a female police officer shot dead a foreign civilian adviser at police headquarters in Kabul on December 24, 2012. A female Afghan police officer has shot dead a foreign civilian adviser in Kabul police headquqarers in an apparent "green on blue" attack, the first of its kind by a woman, officials said.

It was the latest in a series of such attacks that have seriously undermined trust between NATO forces and their Afghan allies in the fight against hardline Islamist Taliban insurgents.

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