WASHINGTON — Another suicide bombing took place against a NATO convoy in the capital city of Kabul. Six civilians were killed, reports Reuters, and no NATO casualties were reported. The Hezb-e-Islami terrorist group, which is allied with the Taliban, claimed responsibility for the suicide bombing. They were targeting the U.S. military advisors who were in [...]
(KABUL, Afghanistan) — A suicide bomber struck outside a provincial council headquarters in northern Afghanistan on Monday, killing the council chief and at least 13 others, authorities said. Baghlan provincial council leader Mohammad...Show More Summary
An unemployed Moroccan, Canary Islands, Spain 2009 Joel van Houdt (b. 1981, the Netherlands) is an independent photojournalist based in Kabul, Afghanistan since 2010. He studied Photography and Design in Bradford, UK and graduated from the Royal Academy of Art in The Hague in 2003. Before moving to Afghanistan he worked on stories in a […]
Today's edition of quick hits: Afghanistan: "A Toyota Corolla packed with explosives rammed a pair of American military vehicles in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Thursday, setting off a blast that killed at least 16 people, including 6 American military advisers." President O …
Gulbuddin Hikmatyar’s Hizb-i Islami [the Islamic Party] guerrilla group bombed a military convoy in Kabul this morning, killing 15, including 6 Americans. The Reagan administration gave Hikmatyar billions in the 1980s because he was effective in fighting the Soviets in Afghanistan, but in 2001 the old guerrilla switched sides and allied with the Taliban in [...]
By Atia Abawi and Fazal Ahad, NBC News KABUL, Afghanistan -- Six Americans were killed when a suicide bomber targeted a convoy carrying foreign troops in Kabul on Thursday, according to a NATO source. The victims included two soldiers and four civilian contractors, the sou …
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The U.S. military says two American service members are among the 15 dead in a car bomb attack in Kabul.
By Miriam Arghandiwal KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber in a car attacked a convoy of foreign troops in Kabul on Thursday, killing at least 15 people including six Americans, Afghan and foreign officials said, in one of the worst attacks in the Afghan capital in months. Show More Summary
A suicide bomber rammed his car into a NATO convoy in the Afghan capital on Thursday, killing at least six people in the explosion and wounding more than 30. A Kabul provincial police spokesman said the explosion also set nearby buildings on fire.
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A suicide bomber in a car reportedly blew up himself and the vehicle as a NATO convoy passed by. Afghans who were nearby by, as well as some people in the convoy, were killed. Dozens of others were injured. The militant group Hizb-i-Islami has taken responsibility for the attack.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — NATO says two of its service members and four civilian contractors were killed when a suicide car bomber struck a convoy belonging to the military alliance in the Afghan capital.
A suicide bomber in Kabul launched an attack on NATO vehicles, killing six civilians and wounding 30 in the process, the AP reports. "It was a powerful explosion and some of the dead civilians were badly burnt and can not be recognized," says an Afghan official. During the rush-hour attack,...
A suicide bomber in a car targeted two vehicles carrying foreign forces in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Thursday killing at least six Afghan civilians, Afghan officials said.It was not clear if any members of the foreign force were killed or wounded.The Hezb-e-Islami insurgent group, allied with the Taliban, claimed responsibility for the attack. Show More Summary
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A suicide car bomber attacked a NATO convoy in the Afghan capital on Thursday, killing at least six people in the explosion and wounding more than 30, police and hospital officials said.
(KABUL, Afghanistan) — A suicide car bomber attacked a convoy of foreign advisers in the Afghan capital on Thursday, police said. The number of dead and wounded was unclear. The powerful explosion rattled buildings on the other side of the capital and sent a pillar of white smoke into the sky over eastern Kabul. Show More Summary
Casualties reported after attack on a convoy of military vehicles in the capital Kabul.
In peaceful Kabul, Afghanistan, many years ago, there was a young boy who, like most young boys, loved his family, loved his country, and loved great stories. He was taken by his … Read more