Twin suicide attacks in Kabul claims dozens of lives

| 10 January 2017, 19:29

Taliban bombers carried out two successive suicide-attacks in Kabul leaving 25 people dead and injuring 70.

In press release Ministry of Interior of Afghanistan states that The first attack came from a vehicle when administrative staff of parliament were leaving their compound on Darulan road – Sediq Sediqqi, Interior Ministry spokesperson, said the first attack came from a suicide bomber on foot, followed by a car bomb after people rushed the scene to evacuate the victims. 

Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack and said a vehicle carrying the personnel of the 5th Directorate of the NDS was targeted.