Lethal bombing in Kandahar

Bomber kills himself and eight others in southern Afghani city of Kandahar.

    In August a similar bomb attack took the lives of soem 43 civilians in Kandahar [EPA]

    Windows in buildings on both sides of the road were blown out, and nearby walls were partially damaged.

    Kandahar was the site in late August of a massive truck bomb that killed 43 people and injured another 65, most of them civilians.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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