No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack and Jumazada said an investigation was underway into why children were targeted
KABUL: A bomb rigged to a rickshaw killed at least 15 children and wounded 20 others in a Taliban-controlled area in eastern Afghanistan on Friday, a provincial official said, as violence in the war-weary country continued to surge.
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