Seven people were killed and 30 injured Saturday after a suicide bomber walked into a crowded market in southern Afghanistan and blew himself up, CBC News has learned.Militarily, you cannot prevent this type of chaos....
The man set off the blast in the town of Spin Boldak near the border with Pakistan.
The injured were being flown to Kandahar Airfield for treatment, Canadian military officials said.
There are reports that eight Afghan border police officers were among the injured. Twenty-two civilians, including an eight-year-old child, were also hurt in the blast.