Afghanistan bomb blast

Bomb blast at Kabul mosque leaves Imam dead, 16 injured

No militant group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack but both the Taliban and the Islamic State group regularly stage attacks in the country's capital.

published on : 24th May 2019

Death toll in Afghanistan suicide blast rises to 17

Multiple blasts rattled eastern Afghanistan’s Jalalabad early on Wednesday killing employees of the Afghan construction company EBE and a military intelligence officer.

published on : 6th March 2019

Indian among 4 killed in bomb attack in Afghanistan, Taliban claims responsibility

A bomb exploded near a heavily-fortified foreign compound in Kabul, killing at least four people and wounding over 100.

published on : 15th January 2019

Bomb blast at Afghanistan army base mosque kills nine

Abed Ahmad Zia, a provincial government official, says there were fears the death toll from Friday's attack could rise further.

published on : 23rd November 2018

Afghan national polls: Another candidate killed in Taliban blast, toll touches 10

The Taliban quickly claimed responsibility for the attack, which takes the number of candidates killed so far during the campaign season to at least 10.

published on : 17th October 2018

Afghan election candidate killed in bomb blast, seven injured

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack on Jabar Qahraman, who was running for the southern province of Helmand, a stronghold for the militant group.

published on : 17th October 2018

Afghanistan: At least 12 killed in bomb attack on election rally

At least nine election candidates have been killed in the lead-up to Afghanistan's long-delayed parliamentary elections on October 20.

published on : 13th October 2018