Suicide attack on Turkish vehicle kills two in Kabul

February 26, 2015 8:05 AM

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KABUL - A Taliban suicide attack targeting a Turkish diplomatic vehicle killed two people in Kabul on Thursday, highlighting the fragile security situation as the Afghan government presses for peace talks with the militants.

The blast came shortly after 8:00 am (0330 GMT), not far from the Iranian embassy. Police said that the dead included a Turkish national and an Afghan passer-by. Kabul police spokesman Hashmat Stanikzai gave details of the attack and death toll, saying the bomber was driving a Toyota Corolla when he...

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