Suicide attack near police checkpost in Kandahar
AFGHANISTAN: A suicide attack in the Afghan city of Kandahar injured several people, including six policemen.
The Afghan Interior Ministry has confirmed that six policemen were injured in a suicide attack in Kandahar City this morning.
A statement issued by the ministry said the suicide bomber rammed a car packed with explosives into a police checkpoint in the Aino city area of Kandahar.
It should be noted that no group has so far claimed responsibility for the attack.
Meanwhile, a local hospital in Kandahar said 16 people injured in the blast had been brought to the hospital, including three civilians and several policemen.