At least sixteen people were killed and dozens more wounded when a minibus exploded on Tuesday at a security checkpoint in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar. Emergency services were quickly called and investigators have since cleared the scene. A local government official said 38 people were wounded in the explosion, although that figure could rise. Afghan security forces found two... Еще containers of explosives inside a vehicle, which detonated when they were being defused. No group has claimed responsibility for the incident.