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13 Dead in Afghan Election Rally Blast

At least 13 people were killed and 21 others wounded in an attack on an election rally in northeastern Afghanistan Saturday afternoon.   Officials in Takhar province said most of the victims were civilians, except two policemen and one person from the Afghan intelligence agency NDS.   Khalil Aseer, a spokesman for Takhar provincial police, said explosives attached to a motorcycle detonated while crowds gathered for the campaign of Nazefa Yosufi, a female candidate for upcoming...

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