Bomb kills Afghan family of six
|Publisher||Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty|
|Publication Date||9 February 2013|
|Cite as||Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, Bomb kills Afghan family of six, 9 February 2013, available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/512235d5c.html [accessed 5 March 2015]|
February 09, 2013
A roadside bomb explosion has killed six members of a family traveling in a vehicle in southern Afghanistan.
Provincial spokesman Ahmad Zirak said four men and two women were killed in the February 8 blast in the Nad Ali district of Helmand Province.
Roadside bombs are used extensively by Taliban militants.
A Taliban roadside bomb last killed five civilians, including a family of four, and two police officers in the country's south.
Based on reporting by AFP and dpa