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Car bomb attack toll in Kabul rises to 15

IANS  |  Kabul 

The death toll soared to 15 in the in that targeted London-based Security company G4S, said on Thursday.

Five attackers were among those killed in the Wednesday night attack and 29 people were injured, reported citing the

militants claimed responsibility for the bombing.

Zabihullah Majahid, who claims to speak for the outfit, claimed that first a militant blew up his next to the company, opening the way for others to enter the company's compound and begin targeting anyone inside.

Earlier reports put the number of casualties at one dead and 11 injured.

was yet to make any comment about the situation following the attack on its branch.

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First Published: Thu, November 29 2018. 20:44 IST
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