Roadside bomb in Afghanistan kills 7, wounds 17

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By Masoud Popalzai


(CNN) — A roadside bomb hit a bus in Afghanistan’s Ghazni province Tuesday, killing seven people and wounding 17 others, a provincial official said.

Safiullah Ibrahimi, a spokesman for the governor of eastern Ghazni province, said insurgents planted the bomb.

All of the casualties were men, he said. No women or children were hurt.

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