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2 civilians killed, 3 injured in Marja blast

2 civilians killed, 3 injured in Marja blast

Aug 01, 2015 - 20:40

LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Two civilians were killed and three others wounded in a roadside bombing in the Marja district of southern Helmand province on Saturday, an official said.

The incident took place in Shin Ghazak locality this afternoon, police spokesman Shah Mahmood Ashna told Pajhwok Afghan News.

 He said the vehicle was carrying some shopkeepers to Nawa district with food items when it struck the hidden bomb.

The injured had been carried to hospital for treatment, but there was information about their their condition, the official said.



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