Kabul explosion: At least 40 dead in bomb attack on Afghan Voices news agency

A suicide attack on an office of the Afghan Voice news agency and a neighbouring cultural centre in Kabul has killed at least 40 people.

Another 30 were reportedly wounded in the blast on Thursday, the Interior Ministry said.

The attack occurred during a morning panel discussion on the 38th anniversary of the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan at the Tibian Social and Cultural Centre. Many of the victims were students, according to witnesses.

  • Barrington Minge

    Moos on moos. They will never stop…hopefully!

    • tom_billesley

      It’s Sunni-Shia ways.

    • Islam at work, showing its stuff.

  • dance…dancetotheradio

    Gee, they didn’t talk about that one the other night on Madam Secretary.

  • Hard Little Machine

    CNN already blamed Trump.