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Bomb Blast kills 1 civilian, injures 7 in eastern Afghan city

05-12-2011 13:46 BJT

KHOST, Afghanistan, May 12 (Xinhua) -- A civilian was killed and seven others injured Thursday morning when a bomb went off in Khost, the capital of eastern Afghanistan's Khost province, a health official said.

"This morning at around 8 a.m. a dead civilian and seven injured people have been admitted to the provincial capital hospital," head of provincial health department, Karokhil told Xinhua.

He said the injured people sustained wounds in a bomb blast in Khost city.

Editor:Yang Jie |Source: Xinhua

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