Suicide Bomber Kills 5 in Northern Afghanistan
[An Nahar] At least five people, including three civilians, were killed late Thursday when a jacket wallah struck in northern Afghanistan, police said.
The attack in Kunduz city was the latest in a wave of violence recently that has left dozens of Afghan civilians as well as Afghan and foreign security forces dead or injured.
"I confirm that three civilians and two coppers were martyred in a suicide kaboom in Kunduz city this evening," interior ministry front man Sediq Sediqqi told Agence La Belle France Presse, adding that five other civilians were also injured in the blast.
It was not immediately clear who the target of the attacker was, but a local official speaking on condition of anonymity
... for fear of being murdered...
said the head of the provincial rapid reaction force commander Abdullah Guard was among those injured in the blast.
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