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'Explosion In Kabul' - 17 News Result(s)

  • Blast in Afghan capital strikes near NATO convoy

    Blast in Afghan capital strikes near NATO convoy

    An explosion struck near a NATO convoy in the Afghan capital on Monday, drawing American troops to the scene, although the international coalition could not confirm whether it was the intended target of the attack.

  • IMF, UN officials among 21 killed in Kabul suicide attack

    IMF, UN officials among 21 killed in Kabul suicide attack

    A Taliban suicide bomber and gunmen attacked a restaurant popular with foreigners in the Afghan capital on Friday evening, killing up to 21 people including four United Nations staff and the IMF's top representative in Afghanistan.

  • NATO fuel tankers destroyed in Pakistan: officials

    NATO fuel tankers destroyed in Pakistan: officials

    At least nine tankers carrying fuel for NATO troops in Afghanistan were destroyed after an explosion in one of the vehicles triggered a huge fire in southwest Pakistan late Sunday, officials said.

  • 17 Afghan civilians killed in roadside bomb: officials

    17 Afghan civilians killed in roadside bomb: officials

    A Taliban bomb in western Afghanistan on Tuesday killed 12 women, four children and one man travelling in a three-wheel minivan, officials said, adding that at least seven other passengers were wounded.

  • Bomb analysis lab in Kabul hunts for killer clues

    In a discreet laboratory in Kabul, a French military officer scans a long list of telephone numbers scrolling down a computer screen. "This is the call that triggered the explosion," he says, pointing.

  • NATO compound in Kabul attacked; six killed

    NATO compound in Kabul attacked; six killed

    Militants blew up a suicide car bomb at the gate to a NATO compound in Kabul early on Tuesday and attacked guards with small-arms fire, killing four guards and two civilians, police said. All four suicide attackers were also killed.

  • Explosions and gunfire heard in central Kabul

    Explosions and gunfire heard in central Kabul

    Explosions and gunfire erupted in Kabul on Tuesday, with police confirming a militant attack in the centre of the Afghan capital but unable to give further details.

  • Blast in Afghanistan capital amid security transition

    Blast in Afghanistan capital amid security transition

    A large explosion has been heard in the Afghan capital today as the international military coalition hands over security responsibility to the nascent national army and police.

  • Kabul: Explosions, gunfire near Indian embassy in Taliban attack; no casualties reported yet

    Kabul: Explosions, gunfire near Indian embassy in Taliban attack; no casualties reported yet

    Several large explosions hit the centre of Kabul on Friday, with Afghan police and the NATO-led international coalition unable to confirm the cause.

  • Taliban attack Afghan governor's compound

    A huge explosion ripped through a governor's compound, followed by a gunbattle with Taliban gunmen today in western Afghanistan, officials said.

  • Car bomb targets Afghan spy agency in Kabul

    A car bomb exploded in front of the gates of the Afghan intelligence agency on Wednesday, Reuters witnesses said, near heavily barricaded government buildings and Western embassies.

  • Explosion heard in Kabul: Report

    An explosion was heard in Kabul on Wednesday, prompting the United States embassy to sound its "duck and cover" alarm.

  • Blast in Afghanistan kills 19 en route to wedding

    Blast in Afghanistan kills 19 en route to wedding

    An explosion from a roadside bomb tore into a minibus carrying people to a wedding in northern Afghanistan on Friday, leaving 19 dead and 16 wounded, authorities said.

  • Kabul fighting ends with explosions, heavy gunfire

    Kabul fighting ends with explosions, heavy gunfire

    Heavy street fighting between militants and security forces in the centre of the Afghan capital Kabul ended on Monday after 18 hours of intense gunfire, rocket attacks and explosions, police and government officials said.

  • Multiple attacks in Kabul; beginning of spring offensive, says Taliban

    Multiple attacks in Kabul; beginning of spring offensive, says Taliban

    The Taliban launched a series of coordinated attacks across the Afghan capital and at least three eastern provinces on Sunday, targeting NATO bases, parliament and foreign embassies in a complex assault that shows the insurgents can still penetrate A...

  • Explosion heard in Kabul: NATO, witness

    A big explosion was heard in central Kabul early this morning, a NATO spokeswoman said; on the day that Afghanistan is set to go to the polls to elect a new parliament.??? ?There was no immediate information on the cause of the explosion, which took place just before 4:00 am (loc...

  • Blast in Kabul's diplomatic district, 8 killed

    Five people were killed and 31 injured in a suicide car bomb blast in Kabul on Tuesday. The explosion occurred in the city's main diplomatic area.

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