Suicide bomb kills at least 20 in northern Afghanistan | world | Hindustan Times
Today in New Delhi, India
May 25, 2017-Thursday
-°C
New Delhi
  • Humidity
    -
  • Wind
    -

Suicide bomb kills at least 20 in northern Afghanistan

A suicide bomber killed at least 20 people and wounded 50 in Afghanistan's northern city of Taliqan on Sunday, police said.

world Updated: Dec 25, 2011 16:27 IST

A suicide bomber killed at least 20 people and wounded 50 in Afghanistan's northern city of Taliqan on Sunday, police said.

"People were gathering for a funeral when a suicide bomber detonated himself," Mahmod al-Hussain, a senior police detective for the northern Takhar province, told Reuters.