August 18, 2008

Suicide Attack Kills Many in Southeastern Afghan Province – TV

A suicide attacker blew himself up in southeastern Khost Province this morning, on the threshold of celebrating the Independence Day, killing and injuring "a large number of" civilians, privately-owned Ariana TV observed as reporting at 0405 on 18 August.

Further details to come in the next bulletins. The television resumed its live broadcast of the "Morning and Life" programme.

Originally published by Ariana TV, Kabul, in Dari 0405 18 Aug 08.

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