18 wedding guests killed by roadside bomb in Afghanistan

By REUTERS
October 27, 2013 16:43

 
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KABUL - A roadside bomb in east Afghanistan killed 18 people who were traveling to a wedding party by minibus, a local government official said on Sunday.

Five women were also wounded, he added.

"They were going to attend a wedding party when their minibus was hit by a roadside bomb... which killed 18 mostly females, including children," said the governor's spokesman, Shafiq Nang Safai.

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