Bomb Kills Seven in Southwest Afghanistan
[An Nahar] A roadside kaboom targeting a police pickup truck killed two coppers and five civilians in southwestern Afghanistan Thursday, provincial authorities said.
The vehicle was blown up in the city of Zaranj, the capital of Nimroz province, said acting provincial police chief Mohammad Rahim Chakhansori.
Provincial governor Sarwar Sobat confirmed the corpse count to AFP, saying a policewoman was maimed in the attack.
Posted by: Fred 2012-12-21