At least 14 killed in bomb attack on Afghan poll rally
KUNDUZ: A motorcycle carrying explosives blew up among supporters of an Afghan election candidate on Saturday, killing at least 14 people, officials said. More than 30 were wounded in the explosion in the northeastern province of Takhar where candidate Nazifa Yousefibek had been campaigning, provincial governor spokesman Mohammad Jawad Hejri told AFP. A spokesman from interior ministry said most of the 14 killed were civilians. No group has claimed responsibility.
Health Ministry, said 20 others were wounded in the strike on the Gabal Ras area. Hodeidah, with its key port installations that bring UN humanitarian aid, has become the center of conflict, with ground troops allied to the coalition struggling to drive out the rebels who control it.