Afghan earthquake: Hundreds killed and scores wounded, says state media

Afghan earthquake
Afghan earthquake

A powerful earthquake has killed at least 300 people and left many more injured in Afghanistan, according to the country's supreme leader.

Pictures show landslides and ruined mud-built homes in eastern Paktika province, where rescuers are scrambling to treat the injured.

In remote areas, helicopters have been ferrying victims to hospitals.

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