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Kunar Provincial Council Member Killed In Suicide Attack

Local official say the blast happened in Watapor district when a suicide bomber targeted a vehicle carrying a member of Kunar provincial council.

A member of provincial council of Kunar and a religious scholar were killed in a suicide bombing in the province on Friday, local officials confirmed. 

Kunar governor spokesman Ghani Musamim said the explosion occurred in Watapor district at around 1:30pm in which Shah Wali Himmat, member of the provincial council, was killed. 

He said the attacker targeted Himmat's and that a religious scholar was also killed in the explosion.

A security guard of Shah Wali Himmat was wounded in the attack, he said.

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack. 

Afghanistan

Kunar Provincial Council Member Killed In Suicide Attack

Local official say the blast happened in Watapor district when a suicide bomber targeted a vehicle carrying a member of Kunar provincial council.

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A member of provincial council of Kunar and a religious scholar were killed in a suicide bombing in the province on Friday, local officials confirmed. 

Kunar governor spokesman Ghani Musamim said the explosion occurred in Watapor district at around 1:30pm in which Shah Wali Himmat, member of the provincial council, was killed. 

He said the attacker targeted Himmat's and that a religious scholar was also killed in the explosion.

A security guard of Shah Wali Himmat was wounded in the attack, he said.

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack. 

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