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    IS claims responsibility for rocket attack on Afghan capital

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut, Lebanon | Updated at 08:17pm on July 20, 2021

    The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for rocket attacks in the Afghan capital Tuesday that struck near the presidential palace as the country's leader held...

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    Rockets attack on Afghan capital as president gives Eid speech

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul, Afghanistan | Updated at 08:05pm on July 20, 2021

    At least three rockets landed Tuesday in Afghanistan's capital Kabul ahead of a speech by the country’s president Ashraf Ghani marking the start of the...

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    6 dead as Taliban-fired shell hits Afghan wedding

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 07:12pm on May 30, 2021

    A mortar bomb fired by the Taliban struck a wedding ceremony in a province north of the Afghan capital, killing at least six people including...

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    Afghan forces, Taliban clash near Kabul

    Agence France-Presse . Mihtarlam | Updated at 07:20pm on May 24, 2021

    Afghan forces clashed with Taliban fighters in a provincial capital about 120 kilometres from Kabul, officials and witnesses said, prompting the defence minister to take...

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    12 killed in mosque blast near Kabul during Friday prayers

    Agence France-Presse. Kabul, Afghanistan | Updated at 08:15pm on May 14, 2021

    At least 12 people were killed in a mosque blast on the outskirts of Kabul, the capital city of Afghanistan, on Friday, shattering the relative...

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    Death toll reach 50 in Kabul school bombing

    Associated Press/ UNB . Kabul | Updated at 01:48pm on May 09, 2021

    The death toll in a bombing at a girls’ school in the Afghan capital has soared to 50, many of them pupils between 11 and...

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    Two Afghan cops killed in Kabul explosions

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 03:09pm on December 26, 2020

    Two Afghan policemen were killed as three ‘sticky bombs’ exploded in Kabul on Saturday, the latest violence to hit the Afghan capital...

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    Doctors among five killed in Kabul bombing

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 09:49pm on December 22, 2020

    Four doctors who worked at an Afghan prison with hundreds of Taliban inmates were among five people killed Tuesday by a bomb attached to their...

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    Car bomb targeting Afghan MP kills 9

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 02:09pm on December 20, 2020

    A car bomb targeting an Afghan lawmaker killed nine people and wounded more than a dozen in Kabul on Sunday, officials said, the latest attack...

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    Bomb kills deputy governor in Kabul

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 10:40pm on December 15, 2020

    A deputy governor of Kabul province and his aide were killed Tuesday by a bomb in the Afghan capital, officials said, the latest in a...