News - Afghanistan
About 15 rocket shots launched from unknown place hit several homes in eastern Khost province, leaving five civilians dead, according to local officials.
The incident took place Wednesday night in Ali Shir district, leaving two others injured, governor's spokesman Mobariz Zadran said.
The injured have been taken to the hospital, he added.
The police, he said, have started investigations to find who and where from the rockets were launched?
However, no group including the Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack so far.