facebook
twitter
search
search

Afghan roadside bomb kills 7, injures 1

Dec. 21, 2012 at 11:37 AM

ZARANJ, Afghanistan, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- A roadside bomb blast in Afghanistan's western Nimroz province killed at least seven people and injured one, officials said.

Gen. Abdul Rahim, provincial security chief, said two Afghan security forces personnel and five civilians were killed in the explosion Thursday in Zaranj city, Khaama Press reported.

A police officer was injured, officials said.

No one had claimed responsibility for the attack.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
North Korean diplomats sending their children to mental hospitals
Catholic Church in Norway ordered to pay $5.1 million for fraud
Report: North Korea executed over 1,300 people
Shark bite confirmed off North Carolina shore
Demand for mobile phones in North Korea means two per household