A suicide attack against Afghanistan's Ministry of Interior on Wednesday afternoon left six policemen dead.
Ministry of Interior spokesman Sediq Sediqi reported the attack was launched at 2:30 p.m. local time against the ministry compound.
The suicide bomber was dressed in an Afghan police uniform. As he attempted to breach the perimeter of the compound, he was stopped by security forces and detonated his explosives.
Six policemen were killed in the attack.