24 August 2017

News Story: Five Killed, Dozens Wounded In Helmand Bombing

At least five people were killed and about 40 wounded in Wednesday’s suicide bombing in Lashkargah city in Helmand.

Of those killed, two were soldiers and three were civilians, the provincial governor’s spokesman, Omar Zwak, confirmed.

According to Zwak, the incident happened outside police headquarters, which is close to a Madrassa. He said most of those wounded were students at the Madrassa.

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