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Kandahar - Apr 28, 2012 - 12:16

Last modified: 28 Apr 2012 09:16

The firefight at the compound of the Kandahar governor ended with four dead, according to Bernard Smith, our correspondent reporting from the capital Kabul.

The attackers were armed with grenades, explosive suicide vests and guns.

"They killed one of the governor's bodyguards and they also killed a civilian, and injured one police officer," our correspondent said.

"Ultimately both of the suicide attackers were killed."

For more detail and context, read our news story: Deaths in attack on Kandahar governor office