Roadside bombing kills 17 villagers in western Afghanistan; Afghan soldier kills NATO soldier

  • by: DAVID RISING , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 9, 2013 - 3:05 PM

KABUL, Afghanistan — A roadside bomb struck a motorcycle-drawn cart carrying women and children between two villages Tuesday in western Afghanistan, killing all 17 people on board, a grim reminder of the dangers facing Afghan civilians ahead of the 2014 withdrawal of foreign combat troops.

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