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10 killed in Afghan suicide bombing


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(CNN) -- Ten civilians were killed and 13 were wounded when a suicide attacker targeted a police vehicle, a spokesman for the Afghan Interior of Ministry said Thursday.

Police spotted the bomber before he reached the vehicle, but the bomber set off his explosives.

The attack occurred around 3:30 p.m. local time, the ministry said. The explosion took place in Oruzgan Province in southern Afghanistan.