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2 dead, 1 wounded in Khost explosion

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2 dead, 1 wounded in Khost explosion

Nov 17, 2015 - 15:41

KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): A civilian and a bomb planter were killed and a civilian wounded in an explosion in southeastern Khost province on Tuesday, an official said.

The incident took place  in a mechanic market, closed to the Azizi Bank building in Khost city, the provincial capital in the afternoon, Police Chief Brig. Faizullah Ghirat told Pajhwok Afghan News.

According to Ghirat one person was killed and another wounded, the two were suspected to be involved in making bombs when explosion happened.

Mohammad Nabi, an eye witness said the explosion was heavy and destroyed the room of bomb planters in the market.

Talibaninfo-icon have not commented about incident.



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