Blast Outside School In Afghan East Kills 10 Students, One US Soldier

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Reuters
A suicide bomber detonated a motorbike packed with explosives outside a boys' high school in eastern Afghanistan on Monday, killing about 10 students, at least one U.S. soldier, and wounding a further 20 students, officials said.

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A suicide bomber detonated a motorbike packed with explosives outside a boys' high school in eastern Afghanistan on Monday, killing about 10 students, at least one U.S. soldier, and wounding a further 20 students, officials said.

The blast at about noon in Paktia province had targeted a convoy of U.S. soldiers and Afghan police officers, local officials said.