June 11th, 2010
08:28 AM ET

9 killed as bus hits mine

An explosion in southern Afghanistan killed nine civilians and wounded eight others Friday, officials said. The victims were traveling in a mini bus on the Kandahar-Herat highway when the vehicle was struck by a road mine, said Kandahar governor's spokesman Zalmai Ayoubi.  The victims comprised of four women, three children and two men, Ayoubi said.

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  1. Mason Mehring

    I'm the brown noser poster child. mason.mehring@corelink.com

    June 15, 2010 at 3:33 pm | Report abuse |
  2. donna stewart

    nothing really makes sense anymore – 7 year olds are being executed and also 7 year olds are breaking into zoos and killing animals and feeding the animals to the resident crocodile!!! GO FIGURE!!!

    June 15, 2010 at 12:12 pm | Report abuse |
  3. Vivian M.

    Abe L. D'Anger – you are not a human being, you are a depraved monster. For Christ's sake man, there were children in that bus. How you can make light of tragic deaths is beyond me. People like you make it hard to have faith in humanity.

    June 12, 2010 at 2:28 pm | Report abuse |
  4. Abe L. D'Anger

    Nine down, 9 million to go.
    Nothing beats opiumshipments in minibusses.
    Don't smoke in front of the kids.

    June 12, 2010 at 1:26 am | Report abuse |
  5. Mason Mehring

    I'm the biggest ass kisser on the planet!

    June 11, 2010 at 3:13 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Carlos

    http://www.englishtips-self-taught.blogspot.com Thank you for visit and spread this idea overseas

    June 11, 2010 at 11:33 am | Report abuse |
  7. Steve

    I'd like to see some Afghan protests about this.

    June 11, 2010 at 10:46 am | Report abuse |