Militants launch ongoing attack on Afghan govt building

Militants launch ongoing attack on Afghan govt building

 Firefighters work at the site of a deadly suicide attack in Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Tuesday, July 10, 2018. (AP/ PTI)

Militants raided a government building in eastern Afghanistan on Wednesday, officials said, setting off explosions in an ongoing attack.

"I can confirm an armed attack on a branch of the education department in Jalalabad (city)," Nangarhar provincial governor spokesman Attaullah Khogyani told AFP.

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