Suicide bomber kills 13 in attack on Afghan police cadets

By REUTERS
May 18, 2011 17:10

JALALABAD, Afghanistan - A suicide bomber killed 13 people and wounded at least 20 in an attack on a minibus carrying police cadets in the main city in Afghanistan's east on Wednesday, a government spokesman said.

Ahmadzia Abdulzai, a spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar province in Afghanistan's turbulent east, said the bomber had rammed an explosives-packed car into the bus carrying cadets in Jalalabad city.

He said the dead and wounded included police and civilians.


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