Bomb in mosque kills governor of Afghan province in highest profile assassination in months

  • by: PATRICK QUINN , Associated Press
  • Updated: October 15, 2013 - 12:10 PM

KABUL, Afghanistan — A bomb in a mosque killed a provincial governor Tuesday in the highest profile assassination in recent months, part of an intensified campaign to intimidate Afghanistan's administration as it prepares for elections and the withdrawal of foreign troops after 12 years of war.

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