Children among the wounded as bomber targets crowded area in Farah in country’s southwest.
A joint Afghan-Nato raid has outraged Afghan villagers, who claim innocent civilians were killed.
The operation took place in the village of Haiderabad in Ghazni province early on Friday morning.
Deaths in Afghan suicide raid
The raid began when the doors to a compound were blown open. Witnesses say soldiers came in shooting while families lay asleep.
Locals say two of the men killed had no connections with the Taliban whatsoever, but were rather a baker and a grocer.
Troops also made two arrests.
David Chater reports.