20 Dead, 50 Wounded in Afghan Suicide Attack

Posted December 25th, 2011 at 7:10 am (UTC-5)
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An Afghan official says at least 20 people were killed and 50 wounded in a suicide attack Sunday in northern Afghanistan.

Among the dead was a member of Afghanistan's national parliament.

Officials say the bomber blew himself up near a funeral procession in Talaqan city in the province of Takhar.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility.