Atiqullah Raufi

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Atiqullah Raufi was the chief of the secretariat of the Supreme Court of Afghanistan.[1] He was assassinated as he was heading to work on December 13, 2014, around 9:00 a.m., in Kabul, Afghanistan.[2][3] The Taliban claimed responsibility for the incident.[4]

The attack was one in a series of attacks targeting Afghanistan's legal system in 2013–2015.[1][original research?]

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  1. ^ a b "Afghan attack: Deadly gun battle in Mazar-e-Sharif". BBC News. Retrieved 16 May 2016.
  2. ^ "SC Offers Condolence Over Raufi's Death". Bakhtar News. 14 December 2014. Retrieved 30 April 2016.
  3. ^ Raghavan, Sudarsan (13 December 2014). "Two U.S. soldiers among 21 dead in attacks in Kabul, other parts of Afghanistan". The Washington Post. Retrieved 23 May 2016.
  4. ^ Rex Minor (13 December 2014). "Taliban shoot dead Supreme Court official in Kabul: police". The Express Tribune. Retrieved 30 April 2016.