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(GRAPHIC IMAGES) Attack in Kandahar

Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - 00:44

(WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT) Suicide attacks targeting a government building in southern Afghanistan's Kandahar, leave at least four civilians and two policemen killed. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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THIS STORY CONTAINS GRAPHIC IMAGES At least six people are killed including four civilians and two Afghan police officers after a group of suicide bombers attacked a government building in Kandahar. While Kandahar is cradle of the Taliban insurgency -- it's not clear who launched the attacks. Eleven suicide bombers were involved in the attack. Some were killed. (SOUNDBITE) (Pashto) ABDUL QAYUM, POLICE OFFICER, SAYING: "We have shot dead seven suicide bombers after they attacked the government building. On Wednesday the UN issued a report saying that the Afghan war is increasingly leaving a devastating toll on the civilian population.

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(GRAPHIC IMAGES) Attack in Kandahar

Wednesday, July 09, 2014 - 00:44