Thu, Oct

Would-be suicide bombers held in Zabul


would-be-suicide-attackPolice detained three suspected suicide bombers in southern Zabul province on Monday, an official said.

Following a tip-off, the attackers were captured on their way from Zabul to Kandahar, police chief Brig. Gen. Ghulam Sakhi Rogh Lewanai told Pajhwok Afghan News.

Deputy Interior Minister Gen. Ayub Salangi confirmed the arrests, saying one of the detainees had been wounded after putting up resistance. The militants have not yet commented on the incident.

Source:Pajhwok news agency