Seven killed in suicide blast in Afghanistan's Kabul; explosion comes day after collapse of peace talks
Saturday, 20 April 2019
Ashraf Ghani strongly condemned the attack in a statement, saying the enemies of Afghanistan, by targeting civil servants, are trying to create terror among the people.
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Gunmen attacked the communications ministry in the center of Kabul on Saturday, interrupting months of relative calm in the Afghan capital and underlining security threats that have continued despite efforts to open peace talks with the Taliban. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Blast, gunfire as attackers hit ministry building in Kabul - officials 01:18
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