Policemen keep watch near the site of an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photo: Reuters

Afghan officials flee as mortar blasts rock major political gathering in Kabul, killing three and injuring 32

  • Explosion happened during a ceremony marking the 24th anniversary of the death of Shiite Hazara leader Abdul Ali Mazari
  • Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah and former president Hamid Karzai were in attendence
Topic |   Afghanistan

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Policemen keep watch near the site of an attack in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photo: Reuters
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Afghan security officials secure the road leading to the scene of a suicide bomb attack near the airport in Jalalabad. Photo: EPA-EFE

Suicide blast kills at least 16 as militants storm construction company in Afghanistan

  • Hours-long assault in Jalalabad ends as security forces kill five attackers
Topic |   War in Afghanistan

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Afghan security officials secure the road leading to the scene of a suicide bomb attack near the airport in Jalalabad. Photo: EPA-EFE
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