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3 killed, 5 wounded in Khost explosion

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3 killed, 5 wounded in Khost explosion

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Apr 28, 2015 - 19:12

KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Two policemen and a child were killed and five others, including three civilians, injured in a bomb blast in southeastern Khost province on Tuesday afternoon, an official said.

Provincial police chief Brig. Gen. Faizullah Ghairat told Pajhwok Afghan News the blast targeted a police foot patrol in the Musakhel district at around 2:30pm, causing the casualties.

A man and his two sons were injured and a third son was killed in the blast, said Ghairat.

The Talibaninfo-icon have not yet commented on the incident.

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