Grisly Afghan attack claims 40 lives, raises fear
Published 06/10/2010, Associated Press
Body parts in trees. Mud walls flattened. Corpses riddled with ball bearings. NATO and the Afghan government today blamed a Taliban suicide bomber for the grisly scene at a wedding party where at least 40 people were killed by an intense explosion. But the Taliban claimed they played no role in the blast in the Arghandab district, an insurgent stronghold near the southern city of Kandahar.Word count: 969
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