Suicide bomber attacks inside Afghan Defense Ministry: report

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Posted: Apr 18, 2011 3:49 AM
Suicide bomber attacks inside Afghan Defense Ministry: report

KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber detonated explosives inside the Afghan Defense Ministry in Kabul on Monday, Afghanistan's Tolo television said, quoting an unidentified ministry source.

A spokesman for the Kabul police chief, Hashmat Stanekzai, confirmed there had been an "incident" in the ministry, but declined to comment further.

(Reporting by Hamid Shalizi; Writing by Emma Graham-Harrison; Editing by Robert Birsel)