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Kabul: Metropolis and municipality in Afghanistan
Kabul is the capital and largest city of Afghanistan, located in the eastern section of the country. It is also a municipality, forming part of the greater Kabul Province, and divided into 22 districts. According to estimates in 2020, the population of Kabul is 4.222 million, which includes all the major ethnic groups of Afghanistan. Afghanistan's only city with a population of over 1 million, Kabul serves as its political, cultural and economical center. Rapid urbanization has made Kabul the world's 75th largest city.

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Kabul attack: Several killed in rocket attacks on residential areas in Afghan capital [Video]

Kabul attack: Several killed in rocket attacks on residential areas in Afghan capital

At least eight people have been killed and scores of buildings damaged in a barrage of rocket fire in the latest wave of violence in the Afghan capital.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:50Published

Twenty-three rockets hit Afghan capital Kabul, 8 civilians killed [Video]

Twenty-three rockets hit Afghan capital Kabul, 8 civilians killed

At least eight civilians killed in the brazen attack and dozens wounded as the Taliban denies involvement.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 01:51Published
Civilians killed in Afghan capital rocket attack [Video]

Civilians killed in Afghan capital rocket attack

Several rockets hit residential areas in the early rush hour in the Afghan capital Kabul on Saturday, killing a number of civilians and wounding many more. Adam Reed reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:08Published
At least 8 dead after residential districts in Kabul hit in mortar attack [Video]

At least 8 dead after residential districts in Kabul hit in mortar attack

At least eight people are dead and over 30 wounded after shells were fired from two cars in a mortar attack in the Afghan capital.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:40Published
Suicide bomb at Kabul education centre kills 18 and injures over 50 [Video]

Suicide bomb at Kabul education centre kills 18 and injures over 50

The explosion struck outside an education centre in a heavily Shiite neighbourhood of western Kabul.View on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 00:45Published

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