At least two children were killed in an explosion in Herat City on Thursday evening.
Herat police spokesman Abdul Ahad said the explosion happened in Qol-e-Urdu area in Herat’s PD1 at around 5:30pm.
Ahad said two children were killed in the explosion and 10 people were wounded.
He said the type of explosion is not known so far.
Eyewitnesses say a suicide bomber riding a motorcycle targeted a commander of the public uprising forces. He was injured while two children were reportedly killed.
No group has so far claimed responsibility for the attack.