April 27th, 2010
07:37 AM ET

Rocket, bomb attacks kill 3

KABUL, Afghanistan — Rocket and bomb attacks in different parts of Afghanistan killed three people and damaged a government compound, authorities said Tuesday.

Three people were killed from a rocket attack in the northern Afghanistan province of Kunduz, the Interior Ministry said. Four people were also wounded in the attack that occurred Monday.

In another attack Monday, a woman and a five-year-old child were wounded in a bomb explosion in Ghazni City, the Interior Ministry said.

Also, rockets fired from an unknown location hit near a government building in the capital Kabul on Tuesday, but caused no loss of life.

The rocket hit a tree in the housing and development ministry compound, said Interior Ministry spokesman Abdul Rahim Zarin.

"Some of the glasses of windows were broken from the shrapnel," he said.

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