Officials in Afghanistan say multiple suicide bombers attacked the
governor's compound in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar Saturday,
killing five policemen.
Provincial official Ahmad Wali Karzai, who is the president's brother, says three suicide bombers were involved in the attack.
are reports that at least one of the bombers detonated his explosives
outside the compound, while the others may have been inside the
The Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack.
this month, four suicide bombers struck a provincial council office in
Kandahar, killing 13 people. Taliban militants also claimed
responsibility for that attack.