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Roadside Bomb Kills Four Afghan Civilians

FLIE: Afghan men walk amidst sandals, mostly from victims of a bomb blast, strewn at the roadside on the outskirts of Kandahar on August 5, 2013.

Afghan officials say at least four Afghan civilians were killed early on July 3 when a roadside bomb exploded near their vehicle in the southern province of Kandahar.

Zia Durrani, a spokesman for Kandahar’s provincial police chief, said two women and two men were killed by the explosion in the province’s Khakrez district.

Durrani said a third woman was injured.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.

With reporting by AP