Truck bomb kills 90, wounds hundreds in Afghan capital - San Francisco Chronicle

At least 80 people were killed and as 350 wounded in an attack that left a scene of mayhem and destruction and sent a huge plume of smoke over the Afghan capital. (May 31). Media: Associated Press. KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide attacker struck ...

Kabul attack: 90 killed in car bombing in morning rush hour near foreign embassies - ITV News

A bomb hidden in a sewage tanker has killed at least 90 people and wounded 460 after being detonated near foreign embassies in Kabul. The death toll includes a BBC Afghan driver after the devastating blast hit commuters in the Afghan capital, damaging ...

Kabul bomb blast victims' families could be left 'begging' to survive - WCAI

Relatives outside a hospital in Kabul mourn victims of the massive car bomb attack on May 31, 2017. Omar Sobhani/Reuters. Listen. Listening... /. 2. The Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday suffered one of the worst attacks since the fall of the Taliban ...

Deadly Bombing in Kabul Is One of the Afghan War's Worst Strikes - New York Times

The site of a huge explosion in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, on Wednesday. Credit Shah Marai/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images. KABUL, Afghanistan — In one of the deadliest single strikes of the long Afghan war, a truck bomb on Wednesday ...

Kabul 'Green Zone' blast kills 80 - Calcutta Telegraph

A wounded man lies on the ground after the bomb blast in Kabul on Wednesday. (Reuters). Kabul, May 31 (Reuters): A powerful bomb hidden in a sewage tanker exploded in the morning rush hour in the centre of Kabul today, killing at least 80 people, ...

Ramadan Rage: Kabul Terrorist Bombing Kills 90, Injures Hundreds - Breitbart News

A massive suicide car bomb explosion devastated a highly secure diplomatic area in the Afghan capital of Kabul only days into the holy month of Ramadan, killing about 90 and injuring up to an estimated 463 others, including 11 Americans. Women and ...

Kabul bombing latest reminder that America's longest war rages on - CNN

(CNN) A suicide bombing in Kabul on Wednesday that claimed the lives of more than 90 people and injured at least 11 US contractors was the latest jolt to Washington that the US is still fighting its longest war in Afghanistan 16 years after it began.

Questions Linger in Wake of Kabul Attack - Voice of America

A massive suicide truck bombing rocked a highly secured diplomatic area of Kabul on Wednesday morning, killing 90 people and wounding as many as 400. The attack left a scene of mayhem and destruction in the Afghan capital. A look at some of the ...

The Latest: UN Security Council and UN chief condemn attack - Kansas City Star

The Latest on the massive suicide truck bombing that hit the Afghan capital, Kabul, during morning rush hour (all times local):. 12:45 a.m.. The U.N. Security Council and U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres are strongly condemning the "terrorist ...

Kabul Bombing Update: Latest death toll and reactions from around the world - Mic

At least 90 people have been confirmed dead as a result of a bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Wednesday. Approximately 400 others were injured in the blast, the BBC reported. Afghan civilians and some foreign nationals who worked at nearby embassies ...

Scores killed in Afghanistan blast - Otago Daily Times

A powerful bomb hidden in a sewage tanker exploded in the morning rush hour in the centre of Kabul on Wednesday, killing at least 80 people, wounding hundreds more and damaging embassy buildings in the Afghan capital's unofficial "Green Zone".

The Latest: Trump Calls Afghan Leader About Kabul Bombing - U.S. News & World Report

President Donald Trump has spoken with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani about the truck bomb that killed nearly 100 people in Kabul. | May 31, 2017, at 3:12 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. The Latest: Trump Calls Afghan Leader ...

At least 90 killed, hundreds wounded after bomb explodes in Kabul, Afghanistan - PBS NewsHour

Scores of people were killed or wounded on May 31 as a massive blast ripped through Kabul's diplomatic quarter, shattering the morning rush hour and bringing carnage to the streets of the Afghan capital. Photo by Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images. A massive ...

Agony for Afghan civilians in deadly Kabul truck bombing - Daily Mail

Afghans wounded in a truck bombing receive treatment at a hospital in Kabul. The bomb, hidden in a sewage tanker, killed at least 90 people and wounded hundreds. Anguished Afghans scoured hospitals and morgues in Kabul Wednesday, sifting through ...

Kabul's horrific bomb attack reminds the world that Afghanistan is still here - The Independent

In military terms, the Afghan conflict is a stalemate. It takes a spectacular bombing with foreigners involved as victims for the world to remember the killing continues. Patrick Cockburn · @indyworld; 6 hours ago ...

Death toll at 90 in huge suicide bombing in Afghan capital - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

KABUL — A suicide attacker struck the fortified heart of the Afghan capital with a massive truck bomb Wednesday, killing 90 people, wounding 400 and raising new fears about the government's ability to protect its citizens nearly 16 years into a war ...

Kabul Hit by Suicide Truck Bombing, With at Least 93 Dead - BloombergQuint

(Bloomberg) -- A suicide truck bomb in Kabul killed at least 93 people and wounded 450 on Wednesday morning near a diplomatic enclave in one of the worst attacks on the Afghan capital since 2001. The explosion happened near the German embassy ...

90 Dead, 400 Wounded in Bombing of Kabul Diplomatic Area - NBC 7 San Diego

The explosion took place at the peak of Kabul's rush hour when roads are packed with worktime commuters. It was one of the worst attacks Kabul has seen since the drawdown of foreign forces at the end of 2014. By Rahim Faiez and Amir Shah ...

11 US citizens injured in Kabul blast - The Hill

At least 11 U.S. citizens were injured in a massive explosion in the diplomatic and government area of Kabul, Afghanistan, the State Department confirmed Wednesday afternoon. “Eleven U.S. citizen contract personnel were injured in the attack in Kabul ...

Huge explosion rocks Kabul's diplomatic quarter - FRANCE 24

A suicide truck bombing rocked a highly secure diplomatic area of Kabul on Wednesday morning, killing 90 people and wounding as many as 350 and leaving scenes of mayhem and destruction and sending a huge plume of smoke over the Afghan capital.