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6 killed, 45 injured as militants target spy agency in Afghanistan

  • Six people were killed and at least 45 wounded when a spy agency in Afghanistan was targeted by gunmen in Jalalabad city, reports said.

    The attack on the national directorate of security was reportedly carried out by a suicide truck bomber and other militants who then engaged with security forces in a gun battle then went on for hours.  

    The police said all the attackers were killed. The Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack.

    Tagged as: militant, Jalalabad, Afghanistan, gunmen, Taliban attack, suicide bomber, world news