4 people killed in attack on Afghan MP house house  

According to Mikrofonnews Agency (MHA), at least four people killed another four wounded after armed men attacked a guesthouse used by Afghan MP in the east of Afghanistan.

local officials in Nangarhar said two heavily armed men stormed the guesthouse on Friday and a shootout erupted between the assailants and the security guards. One of the attackers was shot dead by security guards and the other was able to enter the building.

Police says Fraidon Mohmand was not inside the guesthouse at the time of the attack. Two civilians, one police soldier, and a security guard are among the dead.

The incident occurred a day after Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani announced a unilateral ceasefire with Taliban. No one has claimed for the attack in Nangarhar province so far.