Explosion shocks Afghan capital, kills 1, wounds another

10:54, June 01, 2011      

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An explosion rocked Afghan capital Kabul on Tuesday evening killing one person and wounding another, police said.

"The blast happened at 08:30 p.m. local time in Chelsiton district, as a result one person was killed and another sustained injuries," a police told Xinhua but declined to be identified, saying authorized officers would brief media.

Meantime, an eye witness at the site Farid Ahmad said that a man threw a hand grenade towards a vehicle leaving one person dead and injured six others, all civilians.

Police cordoned off the area and do not allow journalists to get access to the site of the blast.

Source: Xinhua
 
 
     
 
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