Rocket hits Afghan capital, causing no casualties

15:03, April 27, 2010      

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A rocket fired from an unknown location hit a government building in Afghan capital Kabul but caused no loss of life, a private television channel TOLO reported Tuesday.

"A rocket fired Tuesday morning at around 5 a.m. local time and struck the Ministry of Urban Development," TOLO reported in its morning news bulletin.

However, the television added that the attack caused no loss of life but damage to the building of the ministry.

Moreover, security is already tight in the capital as Afghans are preparing to celebrate the 18th anniversary of Mujahidin victory against the Soviet Union on Wednesday.

Source: Xinhua

(Editor:张茜)

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