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Uruzgan blast leaves 3 civilians dead, 16 wounded

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Uruzgan blast leaves 3 civilians dead, 16 wounded

Jun 16, 2015 - 15:59

TRINKOT (Pajhwok): A mine blast killed three civilians and wounded 16 others on Tuesday in Deh Raud district in central Uruzgan province, an official said.

Brig. Gen. Toryalay Abdyani, provincial police chief, told Pajhwok Afghan News a vehicle hit a landmine, which went-off and caused casualties. The police chief blamed Talibaninfo-icon for planting roadside bombs, which caused casualties among civilians.

However, militants have not commented on the incident. Aminullah Khalqi, the district chief, confirmed the incident and said the vehicle was on its way to Kajran district. Womeninfo-icon and children were among the fatalities, he added.

The wounded, he said were instantly shifted to provincial hospital while the most serious were transferred to district hospital.


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