Gunmen attack Afghan government building, kill 6 (AP) – 1699th Edition

U.S. soldiers on alert near the police traffic department building which was attacked by insurgents in Khost, eastern of Afghanistan on Sunday, May 22, 2011. Gunmen wearing police uniforms and suicide vests stormed a government building in eastern Afghanistan early Sunday, starting a running shootout with Afghan security forces who surrounded the compound, officials said. At least five people were killed in ongoing fight it as a fire raged through the structure. (AP Photo/Nishanuddin Khan)AP – Taliban fighters wearing suicide bomb vests hidden under police uniforms attacked a government building Sunday in eastern Afghanistan, triggering an hours-long gunbattle and killing six people, officials said.

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