Official: At least eight Afghans killed in suicide attack

At least eight Afghan civilians have been killed in a suicide attack outside the defence ministry in Kabul, an Afghan official has told the Associated Press.

The Reuters news agency cited an official as saying at least nine people had died in the blast.


Deadly suicide attack in Kabul

At least nine people have been killed and fourteen injured in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan. The bomber targeted the country's Defence Ministry building in Kabul.