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13 killed, 14 wounded in Jalalabad suicide attack (Video)

13 killed, 14 wounded in Jalalabad suicide attack (Video)

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Jan 17, 2016 - 18:35

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): More than a dozen civilians were killed and another 14 wounded on Sunday when a suicide attacker blew himself up in the middle of a meeting at the home of a public representative in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province.

The bomber struck the guesthouse belonging to a provincial council member, Obaidullah Shinwari, the son of a prominent tribal elder Malik Osman, in the third police district at 10.30am, said the Nangarhar governor’s spokesman.

Attaullah Khogyani told Pajhwok Afghan News 13 civilians were killed and 14 others were wounded in the attack.

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