Tagged: Kabul

Afghanistan hospital toll rises to 39 0

Afghanistan hospital toll rises to 39

The death toll in a Taliban truck bombing that destroyed a hospital in southern Afghanistan has risen to 39, nearly double the previous figure, with 140 wounded.

At least 30 dead in Afghanistan air strike 0

At least 30 dead in Afghanistan air strike

At least 30 civilians have been killed and 40 injured in an air strike conducted by the Afghan security forces, backed by US air support, in eastern Afghanistan.

Suicide bomb at Afghan government office 0

Suicide bomb at Afghan government office

Militants have attempted to storm a government office in a provincial capital of eastern Afghanistan, setting off a suicide bombing and running gun battle with security forces.

Dozens killed by Taliban suicide bombers 0

Dozens killed by Taliban suicide bombers

Two attacks by suicide bombers have killed at least 48 people and wounded scores more in Afghanistan in the deadliest single day since a peace agreement with Taliban insurgents was declared dead.