Truck bomb attack kills 13 in Afghanistan

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  • A truck-bomb attack has killed 13 people
  • It happened in central Afghanistan

A truck-bomb explosion has killed at least 13 people in the capital of Afghanistan's Logar province, a provincial spokesman said.

The attack Saturday night killed four civilians and several militants, including members of the Pakistani Taliban and an affiliated group, said Din Mohammad Darwis, the spokesman.

It happened in Pul e Alam, in central Afghanistan.