At least six people were killed and dozens were wounded when a suicide car bomb targeted a bus carrying police officers and civilians in the central Afgani city of Maidan Wardak on Saturday.
The attack, claimed to be by the Taliban, targeted a vehicle that was carrying people to their place of work near the Maidan Wardak military base.
According to Wardak police chief Mohammad Wais Samimi, the attack occurred «about two kilometres far from the gate of the base.»
He said that a total of 24 civilians, including two militants, were wounded and six others were killed.
According to Samimi the injured were transferred to hospital with the help of the base’s personnel.