Death toll climbs to 22 in suicide attack on Afghan police station

February 17, 2015 4:19 PM

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At least 22 people were killed Tuesday when a team of Taliban suicide bombers attacked a police station in eastern Afghanistan, officials said.

The complex raid began when two insurgents dressed as police officers detonated explosives at the entrance to the police headquarters in Pul-i-Alam, the capital of Logar province, and at a security checkpoint inside the compound, said Din Mohammad Darwesh, the provincial governor’s spokesman.

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