Kabul: Afghan police say a suicide bomber on
a motorbike has detonated his explosives outside a local
police headquarters, killing four people.
Abdul Rahman, who coordinates security in Paktika
province, says two policemen and two civilians died in the
attack today in Yahya Khel district near Afghanistan`s eastern
After the attack, gunmen fired bullets at the police
headquarters from two or three directions, but the gunfire
ended after 15 minutes and no other casualties were reported.
In Kabul, President Hamid Karzai appointed a panel of
high-ranking officials, led by Defence Minister General Abdul
Rahim Wardak, to investigate the assassination of former
President Burhanuddin Rabbani, who headed the nation`s peace