Dec 31, 2017, 2:50 PM
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Suicide attack kills 6 in Kabul

Kabul, Dec 31, IRNA – The Sunday suicide explosion happened in a funeral ceremony in Nangarhar Province claimed the lives of 6 people and injured 11 more, Nangarhar governor spokesman said.

“The accident took place when all relatives of the dead person together with some government officials gathered for funeral ceremony,” Ataollah Khugiani told Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).

“Those who were killed were civilians,” he said.

This is while Member of Nangarhar Provincial Council Zabihollah Zomri said 15 people were killed and 30 others were injured.

No group has yet claimed responsibility for the deadly accident.

Police officers and security forces have started investigations in the area.


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