Afghanistan: US-led convoy hits, kills Afghan boy

A US-led coalition convoy hit a boy in Kabul and killed him, while Afghan and coalition forces arrested five suspected al-Qaida on Wednesday in eastern Afghanistan. Acting on intelligence, the joint forces arrested the "al-Qaida associates" during a raid on a compound in the Chaparhar district of Nangarhar province, a coalition statement said, adding that no shots were fired and no serious injuries were reported.