Injured Afghan men arrive by car to a hospital after a suicide attack
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Suicide bomber 'kills 25' in Afghanistan

A suicide bomber has attacked a funeral ceremony in the eastern Afghan province of Nangarhar, killing at least 25 civilians including the son of a district governor, officials have said.

Several hundred villagers and officials were attending the funeral of an influential tribal elder in the remote border district of Dur Baba.

The district governor Hamesha Gul was among 30 people injured, police say.

Bilal Sarwary reports from Kabul.

  • 04 Sep 2012