‘Deplorable’: 14 women and children killed by bomb at Afghan graveyard picnic

Noorullah Shirzada / AFP – Getty Images A wounded boy receives treatment at a hospital in Jalalabad after an explosion in a graveyard in Nangarhar province on Thursday. KABUL — At least 14 women and children were killed on Thursday when a bomb went off as they were having a picnic beside the grave of […]

Six Children Killed by Hidden Bombs in Afghanistan

Four girls aged 5 to 8 who were at a wedding party in southern Helmand Province went out to fetch water from a hand pump, and as they were carrying the buckets of water back one of the girls stepped on a hidden bomb, which exploded and killed all of them, according to Omar Zwak, […]