Bomb on berry tree wounds 12 in Paktika
SHARANA (Pajhwok): At least 12 people, including a policeman, were wounded in a bomb blast in the Batikhel district of southeastern Paktika province on Monday, an official said.
the administrative head of the unofficial district, Badruddin, told Pajhwok Afghan News the explosion occurred in the evening and caused by a bomb which had been planted on a berry tree in the district’s bazaar.
He said the bomb exploded when a policeman exited a shop and went near the tree, injuring him, his father and another 10 civilians. He said some of the injured were in critical condition.
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