Updated: 03/01/2014 16:30 | By Agence France-Presse

Five killed, 11 injured by bomb targeting Pakistan polio workers

At least five people were killed and 11 injured when a roadside bomb targeting a polio vaccination team exploded in restive northwest Pakistan near the Afghan border on Saturday, officials said.


The bomb detonated in Jamroud Town in the tribal Khyber area, senior official Jahangir Khan told AFP.

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