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Afghanistan Suicide Bombing Targets Funeral

A suicide bomber attacked a funeral in eastern Afghanistan Thursday, killing 16 people and injuring dozens more. A local official says the attack took place in Mehtarlam, in Laghman province, during services for a police commander and three other people killed earlier in the day in a roadside blast. A provincial spokesman, Sarhadi Zwak, said police investigations chief Khalil Nyazi was among those killed in the second blast. No one has claimed responsibility for either bombing,...

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