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.