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6 killed, 33 wounded in Afghan suicide attack
6 killed, 33 wounded in Afghan suicide attack

A suicide attack in eastern Afghanistan has killed six and left 33 injured, mostly civilians. The early morning attack took place near the offices of the National Directorate of Security, the Afghan spy agency, in Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar province. An explosives-laden vehicle detonated near the NDS headquarters at 5 a.m. local time. Another explosives-laden vehicle then detonated a few minutes later. Five gunmen stormed in and the battle went on until about 10 a.m. Initially, 59 were taken to the hospital for injuries, but 26 were released fairly quickly after initial examinations. Another 33 are being treated for more serious wounds. According local media, a rocket...

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