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Afghanistan rickshaw blast kills children in Taliban-controlled area – ABC News

A bomb rigged to a rickshaw kills at least 15 children and wounds 20 others in a Taliban-controlled area in eastern Afghanistan, as violence in the war-weary country…

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A bomb rigged to a rickshaw has killed at least 15 children and wounded 20 others in a Taliban-controlled area in eastern Afghanistan, a provincial official says.
Key points:

  • A man driving a motorised rickshaw entered a village to sell goods
  • Children flocked to him and a bomb exploded, killing 15
  • But the Taliban says the explosion was caused by the remains of unexploded ordinance in the area

The bomb went off after a man driving a motorised rickshaw entered a village in the Gilan district to sell…

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