Taliban bomb kills 26
KABUL: A car bomb attack by Taliban militants killed 26 people this week in western Kabul near the residence of Mohammad Mohaqiq, the deputy to Afghan Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah.
“Forty-one others were injured,” Shah Hussain Murtazawi, a spokesperson for the Afghan presidential palace, said.
Taliban spokesperson Zabihullah Mujahid said the bombing targeted two buses of the Afghan spy agency, killing 37 personnel. – DPA