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Attack on government building in Afghan capital leaves 43 dead

12 December, 2018 6:11 pm 6:11 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – Afghan authorities on Tuesday collected 43 bodies from a government compound in the capital Kabul that was targeted by a suicide bomber armed with assault rifles , officials said. The attack began when the suicide bomber blew up his explosives-laden car in front of a government building that houses a public welfare … Read More

Afghan election commission officials injured in blast near Kabul headquarte...

10 October, 2018 5:17 pm 5:17 pm

KABUL (Reuters) – A suicide bomber detonated explosives near Afghanistan’s election commission headquarters in Kabul on Monday, injuring at least six people, officials said. At least four officials of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) and two policemen were wounded in the attack, said Najib Danish, a spokesman for the interior ministry in Kabul. The attack … Read More