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Afghanistan girl wearing suicide vest detained

7 January 2014 Last updated at 22:47 GMT

An Afghan girl, believed to be around of 10 and wearing a suicide vest, has been arrested by police in southern Afghanistan.

It is thought she was trying to blow up a police checkpoint, according to an interior ministry spokesman.

Caroline Wyatt reports from Kabul.

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