Several dead in suicide attack in Kabul

  • A powerful explosion rocked Kabul Tuesday morning killing several people. Media reports quoted Sediq Sediqi, Interior Ministry spokesman, as saying that the explosion was caused by a suicide car bomber. Dozens are reported to be injured in the attack which took place in the center of Kabul during the morning rush hour. The attack happened in a residential neighborhood located close to the ministry of defense. The Afghan Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack.