Suicide bomber kills 45 at Afghanistan volleyball match

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the murders in the Yahya Khel district of Paktika province, but the Taliban are very active in the area.

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A suicide bomber detonated his explosive vest in a crowd of spectators at a volleyball match in Afghanistan on Sunday, killing 45 people, as foreign troops continued to withdraw from the country after more than a decade of fighting.