Suicide bombers storm Afghan guesthouse, four killed

KUNDUZ - Three suicide bombers raided aguesthouse frequented by foreigners in the northern Afghanprovince of Kunduz on Tuesday, killing four Afghan securityguards employed by a German company, a senior police detectivesaid.

One insurgent detonated a car bomb at the gates of theguesthouse. The other two made it inside the building where theyfought Afghan forces for a couple of hours before detonatingtheir explosives, said senior Kunduz police detective AbdulRahman.

Ten people, including civilians and a police officer, werewounded in the early morning attack, said Rahman. It was notimmediately clear if any foreigners were among the wounded.

Rahman said the slain Afghan security guards were employedby German development agency GTZ.
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