Afghanistan
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  • A powerful car bomb struck near the German embassy in Zanbaq Square in the center of Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, killing at least 80 and injuring more than 350 people during the rush hour on Wednesday.

    Scenes after a blast in Kabul in 2008.
    LAST UPDATE : May 31, 2017, 6:15 AM EDT
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    Jihadist outfit Islamic State launched a suicide attack on a NATO convoy mission in the Afghan capital Kabul, killing eight civilians and injuring 25 others, including three U.S. service members on Wednesday.

    LAST UPDATE : May 03, 2017, 7:48 AM EDT
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  • GBU-43 bomb is colloquially called the “mother of all bombs.”

    According to the Afghan defense ministry, 36 Islamic State militants were killed after the U.S. struck a 300m-long network of caves and tunnels in Nangarhar province with its biggest, non-nuclear bomb on Thursday. 

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 14, 2017, 6:04 AM EDT
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  • American University of Afghanistan, Kabul

    At least 13 people, including seven students, were killed and more than 40 others injured in an attack on the American University in the Afghan capital Kabul late on Wednesday.

    LAST UPDATE : Aug 25, 2016, 6:23 AM EDT
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