Helmand Blast Kills 2, Injures 7 Civilians
A kaboom in a graveyard of Helmand
...an Afghan province populated mostly by Pashtuns, adjacent to Injun country in Pak Balochistan...
province on Sunday morning killed two civilians and injured at least seven more, mainly women and kiddies, a local official said Sunday.
The blast happened in a cemetery of the southern province's main city Lashkar Gah, in the Sufiyan area, as crowds of people arrived to visit the graves of relatives on the first day of Eid, the front man for Helmand police Farid Ahmad Farhang told TOLOnews.
He said that the casualties were mainly women and kiddies.
Helmand hospital officials confirmed the incident and that two were killed, but said that at least 10 others were being treated for injuries.
No group has grabbed credit for the blast.
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