11 Feb 2011

NZ military medics help injured child in Bamyan

6:27 pm on 11 February 2011

New Zealand military medics in Afghanistan have treated a child seriously injured in a roadside bomb.

Locals came to the Provincial Reconstruction Team's patrol base in Bamyan Province when the explosion badly hurt the child and killed another.

The injured child has been flown to hospital at Bagram Air Force Base.