160 people killed, wounded in car bomb explosion in Kabul


The Senior Deputy Interior Minister for Security Gen. Khoshal Sadat said the car bomb explosion in Kabul has killed at least 14 people.

Speaking during a press conference, Gen. Sadat said the explosion also wounded 145 other people.

The Ministry of Public Health officials had earlier said the rescue workers have shifted 95 wounded people to hospitals from the site of explosion.

The officials further added that the explosion wounded mostly civilians, including women and children.

A suicide bomber detonated a vehicle packed with explosives close to Police District#6 police station in West of Kabul city earlier today.

The Taliban group claimed responsibility for the attack, claiming that the attack inflicted heavy casualties on security personnel in a recruitment center.