In Afghanistan five people died in the explosion

© AP Photo / Rahmat GulПолиция Afghanistan. Archival photoIn Afghanistan five people died in the explosion© AP Photo / Rahmat Gul

Five people were killed and another 12 injured in the blast in the Central region of Afghanistan, informs television channel 1TV, citing local police.

A car bomb exploded on Saturday in Wardak province. According to the channel, the target of the attack was the police Department.

Responsibility for the attack was claimed by radical movement «the Taliban»*.

*A terrorist organization banned in Russia.