INTERNATIONAL

Suicide Bomber Hits Govt Building In East Afghanistan

A suicide bomber detonated inside a government building in Eastern Afghanistan, with casualties feared in the latest violence to hit the war-torn country.

Media reports suggest gunshots were also heard immediately after the blast at the electronic identification registration centre in Jalalabad, capital of Nangarhar province.

No group immediately claimed the attack, and it was not clear how many people had been inside the centre.

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