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Afghan quake kills seven

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Seven people were killed and dozens injured when an earthquake struck eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, officials said.

Six people, including some children, died in Nangarhar province, and 75 people were injured, said provincial spokesman Ahmad Zia Abdulzai. One person was killed and one injured in neighbouring Kunar province and many homes were destroyed, said local government spokesman Wasefullah Wasef.

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