Suicide car bomb injures 3 in south of Afghan capital

13:25, April 14, 2011      

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A powerful suicide car bomb rocked Musayi district, south of Afghan capital Kabul Thursday morning inuring three people.

Local media citing police sources reported that a suicide bomber blew his explosive -laden truck near the district administrative office building in Musayi district, one of 14 districts of Kabul province.

The explosion took place at around 7:40 a.m. local time (0310 GMT), injuring three people including two policemen and a civilian, according to the report.

The district building has been damaged in the blast.

The area is cordoned off by police forces.

"A very powerful blast woke me up this morning at around 7:40 ( 0310 GMT) and I saw a big smoke in southern part of Kabul," Safa Mohammad, a resident of Gul Bagh in south of Kabul told Xinhua.

This is the third suicide bombing over the past two days in Afghanistan.

On Wednesday a suicide bomber killed ten people including a tribal elder in Afghanistan's eastern Kunar province.

Source: Xinhua
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