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KABUL BLASTS NEWS

Uncertainty ahead

August 21, 2019 12:27 am

Despite an imminent US-Taliban ‘peace agreement’, no light is visible at the end of the long Afghan tunnel

Bus bomb kills at least five in Afghan capital

June 03, 2019 6:55 pm

The explosion, the latest in a series of bomb blasts to hit Kabul in recent days, came with the city under tight security ahead of this week's Eid-ul Fitr holiday ending the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

Islamic State claims responsibility for attack near Iraqi embassy in Kabul

July 31, 2017 2:50 pm

Afghan security forces battled gunmen near a police compound and the nearby Iraqi embassy on Monday. They said the attackers appeared to have taken cover in the embassy building in a business district of the city, from where smoke could be seen rising.

Blasts, gunfire near Iraqi embassy in Kabul, Islamic State claims responsibility

July 31, 2017 2:17 pm

The attack is the latest to rock Kabul, and comes as the resurgent Taliban ramp up their offensive across the country during the warmer weather fighting season. A week ago, a car bomb struck the city during morning rush hour, killing at least 26 people.

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