26 July 2017

News Story: Death Toll Rises To 36 In Kabul Suicide Bombing - Source

At least 36 civilians were killed in a suicide bombing in PD3 in Kabul city early Monday, a source confirmed to TOLOnews.

In addition to those killed, over 40 others were wounded.

The blast took place at about 6:45am local time after a suicide car bomber targeted a bus carrying employees of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum.

Three vehicles and 15 shops were also damaged in the attack, the Ministry of Interior said in a statement.

The victims have been taken to a nearby hospital in the city.

Read the full story at TOLOnews