Afghan security personnel arrive at the scene after the blast
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Afghanistan violence: Suicide bombing targets Kabul

Several people have been killed and more than 200 injured, after a suicide attacker detonated a vehicle in the centre of the Afghan capital Kabul.

A Taliban spokesman said the group carried out the attack in a residential neighbourhood close to the military compounds.

BBC Persian TV's Harun Najafizada reports from the scene of the attack.

  • 19 Apr 2016
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