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| Suicide attack at Afghanistan checkpoint kills two|
| Updated at: 0953 PST, Wednesday, July 01, 2009|
JALALABAD: A suicide bomber attacked a checkpoint on Afghanistan's border with Pakistan killing two persons and injuring eight.
The bomber detonated in a room at the Torkham border post used for searching women travellers, a provincial government spokesman said.
"The suicide attacker detonated his explosives at the search room for women and killed two persons," Nangarhar province spokesman Ahmad Zia Abdulzai told media. Eight others injured in the blast.