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Suicide attack kills 7, injures 25 in Kabul

Kabul, Police spokesman in Kabul, Afghanistan, Heshmat Estankzi says suicide attack in Kabul on Sunday killed seven and injured 25 others.

Estankzi told reporters that the attack targeted a group of individuals who gathered to commemorate the anniversary of martyrdom of Ahmad Shah Masood, the national hero of Afghanistan.

He said the attack occurred Sunday afternoon in Salim Karvan region in the 10th zone of Kabul.

Estankzi added that a person on a motorbike had rammed into the caravan of people patrolling in the city and blew himself up.

The official said that another suicide bomber in a region east of Kabul on Sunday evening was shot by police security forces before ramming into another caravan.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency - IRNA

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