Kabul blast: At least 7 dead as suicide bomber attacks security checkpoint

Kabul blast: At least 7 dead as suicide bomber attacks security checkpoint
Afghan security forces at the site of a previous suicide attack in Kabul.

No group has immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.



By AFP

Published: Fri 9 Mar 2018, 12:21 PM

Last updated: Fri 9 Mar 2018, 7:40 PM

An Afghan official says a suicide bomber blew himself up at a police checkpoint in Kabul, killing seven people and wounding 14.
The Interior Ministry's deputy spokesman, Nasrat Rahimi, says a police officer was among the dead in Friday's attack, which took place in western Kabul as hundreds had gathered. 
No group has immediately claimed responsibility for the attack. 


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