????? ????? ???At least two civilians were killed following a suicide attack in northern Balkh province of Afghanistan on Sunday.

According to local government officials, the incident took place in Mazar-e-Sharif city and the main target of the suicide bomber was deputy provincial governor Zahir Wahdat.

Provincial security chief, Abdul Razaq Qaderi confirming the report said deputy provincial governor Zahir Wahdat escaped unhurt from the suicide attack.

He said only one civilian was killed following th explosion and four others were injured.

No group including the Taliban militants has so far claimed responsibility behind the incident.


  • Ahmad Shah Ghani Zada is the former Senior Editor of Khaama Press Agency who managed and overlooked the English edition. He is occasionally contributing stories to the agency.