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Afghan attack on NATO convoy wounds seven

By Agence France-Presse
Friday, March 2, 2012 7:31 EDT
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A suicide bomber on a motorcycle attacked a NATO convoy in the insurgency-hit southern province of Kandahar Friday, wounding seven people including four soldiers, an official said.

“A suicide attacker rammed his explosives-laden motorcycle into a convoy of NATO troops in Dand district injuring four foreign soldiers, one policeman, one translator and one civilian,” provincial governor Toryalai Weesa told AFP.

A NATO spokesman confirmed the attack, but would not give details of any wounded soldiers, saying only that none had been killed.

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