Five Killed in Afghanistan Suicide Bombing


0  Updated at 10:03 am, August 31st, 2013 By: ABC Digital
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SIDDIQULLAH ALIZAI/AFP/Getty Images(KANDAHAR, Afghanistan) — A suicide bombing killed five and injured about 20 people outside a bank in Afghanistan Saturday morning.

The attacker detonated bombs as people were passing through security points to enter the Kabul Bank in Kandahar.

Police and civilians are among the victims, the BBC reports.

The bombing comes just two days after an attack on a police patrol killed 15 authorities in western Afghanistan.

According to the BBC, no one has taken responsibility for Saturday’s attack.

Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio

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