KABUL, Afghanistan, Oct. 13 (UPI) --
A suicide bomber killed at least seven Afghan intelligence officers Saturday in Kandahar province, officials said.
Javid Faisal, a spokesman for the provincial government, said the bombing occurred near the National Directorate of Security office in Haruf district.
In another incident, five security guards employed by a private company were killed by coordinated bombings in Zabul province Saturday.
No one has taken responsibility for either bombing.
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