Kabul Battered By Rockets Ahead Of Pompeo's Planned Talks With Taliban

13 days ago   |   By NPR

The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attacks, which killed at least eight in the Afghan capital and came on a day when Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was to discuss Afghan peace talks. (Image credit: Wakil Kohsar/AFP via Getty Images)
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ISIS claims responsibility for Kabul attack after over 20 rockets hit Afghan capital, killing 8

ISIS claims responsibility for Kabul attack after over 20 rockets hit Afghan capital, killing 8

13 days ago   |   By RT

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for an attack on Afghanistan's capital that left eight dead and several dozen injured, nearly three weeks after it carried out a rampage at Kabul University.
Afghanistan's Interior Ministry said that a total of 23 rockets hit targets across Kabul.
At least one rocket landed in an office inside the capital's diplomatic quarter, but it did not explode, according to reports.
In total, eight people were killed and 31 others were injured.
The Taliban denied any links to the attack. Hours later, Islamic State issued a statement taking responsibility for...
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