The Taliban denied responsibility and condemned the blast at a west Kabul wedding hall, in a minority Shiite neighbourhood, packed with people celebrating a marriage. Photo: EPA

One wedding, 63 funerals: Islamic State claims it carried out Kabul suicide bombing

  • Attack came as Washington and Taliban finalise a deal to reduce the US military presence in Afghanistan
  • Another 182 people were wounded in the Saturday night explosion
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The Taliban denied responsibility and condemned the blast at a west Kabul wedding hall, in a minority Shiite neighbourhood, packed with people celebrating a marriage. Photo: EPA
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