Taliban suicide bombings kill 27, injure 40 in Afghanistan

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Kabul, June 30: At least 27 people were killed and 40 injured in twin suicide bombings carried out by Taliban in Kabul on Thursday.

The suicide attack was carried on a police academy near the capital city Kabul.


"We are still investigating the precise nature of the blast, whether it was suicide attack, car bomb or whatever -- we do not know it at the moment," a senior official said.

This attack has come just nine days after 14 Nepali security guards were killed when a Taliban suicide bomber attacked them on June 20 while travelling in their Kabul minibus.

Nine other people were wounded, including five Nepalese and four Afghans.

OneIndia News

(With inputs from PTI)

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