An Afghan official says the deaths and injury stem from an attack by an Afghan soldier on Saturday, who also died.
11 Jun 2017 10:30 AM
The US Forces in Afghanistan said that an investigation is being conducted to determine specific circumstances that led to this incident.
10 Jun 2017 5:28 PM
The ministry strongly condemned the attack and called it an act against Islam and humanity.
10 Jun 2017 2:55 PM
The incident came at the time when Afghanistan is hosting Kabul Process summit amid extremely tight security days.
06 Jun 2017 6:13 PM
Ministry officials said that explosives placed on a motorcycle were detonated at the entrance gate to the mosque.
06 Jun 2017 6:01 PM
The attack comes amid extremely tight security in the capital following last week’s deadly explosions that claimed over 150 lives.
06 Jun 2017 2:16 PM
The attack coincides with the launch of the Kabul Process meeting this morning.
06 Jun 2017 1:52 PM
Previous official estimates had put the death toll at about 90, with more than 460 wounded.
06 Jun 2017 1:38 PM
The funeral was attended by senior Afghan govt officials including Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, who was reported to be unhurt.
03 Jun 2017 6:05 PM
The bombing during the holy month of Ramadan highlighted the ability of militants to strike even in the capital's most secure district.
02 Jun 2017 3:47 PM
Houses hundreds of meters away from the blast were damaged with windows and doors blown off their hinges.
31 May 2017 9:49 AM
The attack comes a day after at least 15 Afghan soldiers were killed when Taliban fighters attacked their base in Kandahar.
27 May 2017 1:13 PM
The incident took place on Saturday night in Ayoub Khan Mena area in PD7 when armed attackers stormed the house, reports the Tolo News.
22 May 2017 9:19 PM
In a separate incident that also occurred today, 5 Afghan policemen were killed in a fight with the Taliban in eastern Kapisa.
19 May 2017 8:08 PM
Deputy governor Shah Wali Shahid denounced the attack as a ‘terrorist act.’
09 May 2017 1:09 PM
Abdul Hasib killed by American, Afghan special forces in raid last month.
09 May 2017 6:43 AM
Afghan forces have struggled to combat both groups since the US and NATO officially concluded their combat mission at the end of 2014.
03 May 2017 2:04 PM
The attack follows a threat by the Taliban to target foreign forces in the spring offensive that it launched last week.
03 May 2017 10:41 AM
The brutal assault is believed to be the deadliest-ever Taliban attack on a military installation.
26 Apr 2017 8:45 PM
He is the first member of President Donald Trump's cabinet to visit Afghanistan.
24 Apr 2017 2:52 PM