In Afghanistan, an explosion in an educational center in Kabul kills several people

An explosion took place on Friday morning, September 30, at the Kaaj educational center in western Kabul. “Students were preparing for an exam when a suicide bomber blew himself up in this educational center. Unfortunately, 19 people died and 27 others were injured”said Khalid Zadran, spokesman for the police.

Security teams are on site, the nature of the attack and details of the casualties will be communicated at a later date.

“Attacking civilian targets proves the enemy’s inhuman cruelty and lack of moral standards”, added Abdul Nafy Takor, spokesman for the Ministry of the Interior. Videos posted on social media and photos published by local media show bloodied victims being carried from the scene of the explosion.

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On April 20, at least six people were killed and 24 injured in two explosions that hit a school for boys in the same district in the west of the capital.

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The World with AFP

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