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Afghan election workers among 11 killed by roadside bomb

MAZAR-I-SHARIF Afghanistan: Eleven people, including election workers, were killed in Afghanistan when a roadside bomb blew up their bus, the governor of the northern province of Samangan said on Sunday. The blast came on Saturday evening, after polls closed in a second-round, run-off vote to elect a successor to President Hamid Karzai, in what is hoped will mark the country's first democratic transfer of power. "Three local IEC workers and two observers from Dr Abdullah's team were among them," Samangan's governor,…