20 dead in Afghan bike bomb

At least 20 Afghan civilians have been killed in a motorbike suicide bombing in Kandahar, officials say.

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20 dead in Afghan motorbike bombing

At least 20 Afghan civilians were killed on Wednesday when a bomb planted on a motorbike exploded near the airport in the southern city of Kandahar, officials said.

"The bomb exploded near the airport in a crowded area, killing 20 civilians and wounding 22," said Ahmad Faisal, a spokesman for the provincial governor.

Kandahar, Afghanistan

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