2nd Kandahar blast kills Afghan child
Tuesday , January 03, 2012 - 10:31 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan-- A second blast in southern Afghanistan's Kandahar city on Tuesday killed a child and wounded 5 policemen and seven civilians.
Dr Kamal Shah of the local Mirwais Hospital said the attack appeared to have targeted a passing NATO convoy.
Earlier in the day a suicide bomber driving a motorcycle killed four civilians and a policeman.
Also in the south, NATO said Tuesday that one of its service members was killed by a roadside bomb. A statement said the death occurred on Monday. It gave no further details about the soldier's nationality or where exactly the blast occurred.
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