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Suicide bomb in Afghanistan kills 10, injures 40

A suicide bomber in police uniform blew himself up in Afghanistan's eastern city of Khost on Sunday, killing at least 10 people and wounding more than 40.

world Updated: Apr 23, 2007 08:28 IST

A suicide bomber in police uniform blew himself up in Afghanistan's eastern city of Khost on Sunday, killing at least 10 people and wounding more than 40, a provincial official said.

The attacker, riding a motorcycle, detonated his explosives in a busy meat market in the city, provincial deputy intelligence director Mira Jan told the agency.

At least 10 people were killed, most of them civilians, provincial public health director Gul Mohammad Mohammadi said.