Faryab roadside bomb kills 5 civilians
The casualties occurred when a car struck a roadside bomb in the Surkhab village, the district’s administrative chief, Abdul Qadeer Qadiri, told Pajhwok Afghan News.
He added all victims -- members of the same family -- were going to a local bazaar to purchase household items. He blamed the insurgents for planting the bomb ahead of a possible security operation in the area.
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