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8 killed in Afghan suicide bombing

By the CNN Wire Staff
May 19, 2012 -- Updated 1218 GMT (2018 HKT)

Kabul, Afghanistan (CNN) -- A suicide bombing in southeastern Afghanistan killed eight people, including two police officers, Saturday afternoon, authorities said.

Six other people were wounded in the blast in Khost province's Ali Shir district, said local police chief Sardar Mohammad Zazai.

CNN's Masoud Popalzai contributed to this report.