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Car bombing in Kabul kills US, Romanian soldier, 10 Afghan civilians

Interior Ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi said another 42 people were wounded and 12 vehicles destroyed. Hours later, the Taliban set off a car bomb outside an Afghan military base in a neighboring province, killing four civilians.

Kabul: Car bomb attack on police wounds at least 34

The bomb went off when a vehicle was stopped at a checkpoint outside the station, said interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi.


Attack on UK security group compound in Kabul, 10 dead

A senior security official said the blast happened close to a compound of British security contractor group G4S, near an industrial park on the main road leading out of Kabul towards eastern Afghanistan.

At least 12 dead, 31 wounded in Kabul govt building attack

"An explosion happened at the exit gate of the ministry," Daud Naimi, spokesman for the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development, told AFP.

Kabul blast kills 33, UN condemns attack

The UNSC has underscored the need to hold perpetrators and financiers of these "reprehensible" acts accountable, a day after the IS-claimed attack targeted "a gathering of Shiites celebrating Nowruz."

US sees Haqqani network behind ambulance bombing in Kabul

The United States has long blamed militant safe havens in Pakistan for prolonging the war in Afghanistan, giving insurgents from the Haqqani network a place to plot attacks and rebuild their forces.


Afghanistan: Suicide bomber kills 'at least four' at Kabul bank near US embassy

Afghanistan Interior Ministry spokesperson Najib Danish confirmed that the blast happened at the entrance to a Kabul Bank branch, not far from the embassy.

Toll in last week's Kabul truck bomb now over 150: President Ashraf Ghani

Kabul has been on edge since the bombing in the highly fortified area last Wednesday, the deadliest in the city since 2001.

Pakistan's Ambassador to UN Maleeha Lodhi urges Afghanistan to stop blame-game over terror attacks

Maleeha Lodhi's remarks come after Afghan intelligence officials suggested the Pakistan based Haqqani network - militants allied with the Taliban - carried out the recent attack near the diplomatic area in Kabul with support of Pakistan.

Explosions in central Kabul following Kerry's visit

Authorities were not immediately able to comment on the nature of the blasts nor on whether they had claimed any casualties.

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Suicide car bomb strikes near Kabul airport; Taliban claims responsibility

A Taliban bomber detonated an explosives-packed vehicle near Kabul airport today in an attack on a NATO convoy, killing one civilian.