Afghanistan blast kills US soldier

Suicide attack inside police headquarters wounds six people.

    Zabiullah Mujahid, a Taliban spokesman, claimed responsibility for the blast in a phone call to the Associated Press, the news agency reported.

    The attack which took place in Pul-e-Khumri, the provincial capital of Afghanistan's Baghlan region.

    The US military said it was aware of an incident including some casualties but could provide no further details.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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