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A gun fight between Taliban militants and Afghan security forces lasted around eight hours after the attackers bombed the ministry of defense and made their way inside the compound.
originally posted by: tulsi
Dozens killed, more than 100 wounded in Kabul car bomb blast
Car bombs continue to be a recurring nuisance even after 2 decades of US operations in Afghanistan.
Didn't know 1 car bomb could be so deadly. Could depleted uranium side effects and/or extensive poppy farming be to blame, or something political?
I smell Iran!
The attack came amid ongoing negotiations between the United States and the Taliban in Qatar over U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan...
There has been a recent increase in attacks in Afghanistanby the Taliban. Prior to the car bombing in Kabul, Mujahid said that there had been52 operations within the past 24 hours, resulting in almost 200 people killed.