Afghan court sentences AP photojournalist's killer to 20 years in jail

March 29, 2015 2:53 PM

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KABUL (Reuters) - An Afghan police officer who shot and killed a veteran Associated Press photographer during the country's 2014 presidential election has been sentenced to 20 years in prison, a Supreme Court official told Reuters on Sunday.

The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to give statements to the press.

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