Explosions in HelmandAt least seven people including police officers and civilians were killed or injured following twin suicide attacks in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan.

Provincial governor spokesman, Omar Zwak confirming the report, said a group of three suicide bombers attacked a police station in the first district of Lashkargah city late Thursday evening.

Mr. Zwak confirmed that one police officer was killed and six others including policemen and civilians were injured following the twin suicide attacks.

He said, the third bomber was gunned down by Afghan police forces.

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

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  • 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.