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Suicide Car Bomb Injures Seven Afghans

Canadian troops at the site of a March 3 attack on one of their convoys in Kandahar (epa) March 30, 2006 -- A suicide car bomber today injured seven Afghan civilians in the city of Kandahar.

The attacker, who was killed, had been attempting to hit a Canadian military convoy.

No coalition forces were reported hurt in the attack, which came a day after a U.S. and a Canadian soldier were killed in fighting in the southern province of Helmand. The U.S. military said 32 Taliban fighters were also killed.

(Reuters, AP, AFP)

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