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Suicide bomber attacks foreign post in Kabul, kills five people
Suicide bomber attacks foreign post in Kabul, kills five people

A suicide bomber on a motorcycle detonated his explosives Tuesday morning near a compound in Kabul that houses foreigners, killing at least five people and injuring seven others. The dead included a Nepali and a Peruvian. The nationalities of the others slain were not immediately available, said Hashmat Stanikzai, a spokesman for the Kabul police. The injured included six foreigners and an Afghan. "We are not sure if the suicide bomber was a guard, but he was in guard uniform," Stanikzai said. The post also housed the office of the deputy minister for counter-narcotics in the heart of the country's capital, Deputy Interior Minister Gen. Mohammad Ayoub Salangi told...

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