Roadside bomb kills 7, including former mayor, in Pakistan

July 18, 2016 4:38 PM

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PESHAWAR, Pakistan – A Pakistani police officer says a roadside bomb has killed seven people in the country's northwest, including a former mayor.

Gul Fazil says the former official, Adil Khan of the Sheringal area of Dir district, was returning home Monday with six colleagues after attending a tribal council when their vehicle struck the roadside bomb near the village of Badarkani.

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