Kandahar explosion leaves 4 children dead, 6 hurt
KABUL (Pajhwok): Three children were killed and six others wounded in an explosion in southern Kandahar province on Saturday, an official said.
The incident took place at around 4:00pm close to the Baba Wali petrol pump situated in the limits of eight municipality district of the city, Police Spokesman Ahmad Zia Abdulzai told Pajhwok Afghan News.
The explosives materials were placed in a pillow, he said, adding that police have started investigations into the incident.
Sources within the Mirwais Hospital confirmed received the bodies of four children and six wounded. He said the injured were said to be in critical condition.
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