Acting Afghan defence minister apparently targeted in Kabul explosion, 10 wounded

//Acting Afghan defence minister apparently targeted in Kabul explosion, 10 wounded

Acting Afghan defence minister apparently targeted in Kabul explosion, 10 wounded

A powerful explosion rocked an upscale neighbourhood of Afghanistan’s capital on Tuesday in an attack that apparently targeted the country’s acting defence minister. At least 10 people were wounded, a health official said.Several smaller explosions could be heard as well as small arms fire. It was unclear if the wounded were hurt in the explosion or by gunfire.No one immediately took responsibility for the attack but it came as Taliban insurgents have been pressing ahead with an offensive that…

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