03 August 2017

Kabul convoy attack: At least three people killed by suicide bomb

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A suicide bomber has attacked a military convoy in the Afghan capital, Kabul, killing at least three civilians and injuring five US soldiers, officials say.

The attack is reported to have taken place in the city’s Qarabagh district.

The bombing is the latest violence to have hit Afghanistan this month – on Tuesday more than 30 people were killed in a mosque blast in Herat.

On Monday a suicide bomber killed two people near the Iraqi embassy in Kabul.

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