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Kandahar - Apr 28, 2012 - 11:21

Last modified: 28 Apr 2012 08:21

Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith, reporting from the capital Kabul, gave this update on the attack:

"Three suicide bombers entered the compound of the governor of Kandahar and started attacking that compound, but they have been killed.

"They also managed to kill a bodyguard of the governor and a civilian, and one police officer was injured.

"We also understand that sometime during this battle, NATO reinforcements were called in... I'm not actually sure if that happened in the end."

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