of Kandahar city’s fourth district police station, killing at least one officer.
Another policeman and three civilians were injured, Jawed Faisal, the chief of the government-run Kandahar Media and Information Centre told AFP.
“It was a suicide car bombing that hit the gates of the police station. One police was martyred, one police was injured and three civilians were injured,” Faisal said.
“The civilians were injured in a nearby house which was badly damaged,” he told AFP.
Interior ministry spokesman Sediq Siddiqi confirmed the attack but had no further details. “So far, we have one police death,” Siddiqi told AFP.
Witnesses reported “an extremely powerful explosion”.