Suicide attack in eastern Afghanistan kills eight children
AFP, Saturday 9 Mar 2013
Officials say a suicide attack on international forces has left 8 children dead and one policeman

A suicide attack in eastern Afghanistan on Saturday killed eight children and one policeman, officials said, adding the target of the strike was Afghan and international forces.

"A suicide attacker blew up his explosives on a road beside a joint patrol of Afghan police and international forces in the city of Khost," the provincial governor of Khost said in a statement.