Update: 25 killed, 70 wounded in Kabul twin bombing

Kabul blast Afghanistan Health Ministry official said 25 people were killed while eyewitnesses said 70 were wounded in Tuesday’s suicide attack near the Afghan parliament building in Kabul. Wahidullah Majroh, Afghanistan Health Ministry spokesman said the casualty figures from the attack, which had been claimed by the Taliban, could rise as officials were still gathering…

Gunmen kill 14, wound dozens at Kabul shrine

Tragedy struck at a shrine in the Afghan capital of Kabul when gunmen opened fire killing at least 14 people and wounding 24 others some days before the holy day of Ashoura. Reports say the gunmen targeted Shia pilgrims as they gathered to mark Ashoura, one of the most important days on the Shia-Muslim calendar….