4 Die in Attack on Afghan Governor Compound

Posted April 28th, 2012 at 5:15 am (UTC-5)
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Officials in southern Afghanistan say Afghan security forces have killed two would-be suicide attackers.

Authorities say the assailants entered the provincial governor's compound Saturday in Kandahar.

Officials say two of the governor's bodyguards were killed in the exchange of gunfire with the attackers.

The Taliban is reported to have claimed responsibility for the attack.