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Suicide bomb attack kills governor of Balkh province, one other

A suicide bomb attack at the office of the governor of Balkh province in Mazar-i-Sharif killed the governor and another person on Thursday. It was unknown how the bomber reached the governor's office. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack. This event took place on 03/09/2023 at the following location: Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan.

Incident Type: Terrorism

Event Type: Suicide Bomb

Total Fatalities: 2

Total Wounded: 1

Police/Military Fatalities: 0

Police/Military Wounded: 0

Civilian Fatalities: 1

Civilian Wounded: 1

Terrorist/Insurgent Fatalities: 1

Terrorist/Insurgent Wounded: 0

Number Arrested: 0

Source: France 24