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Official: Large car bomb kills eight in Afghan capital

Official: Large car bomb kills eight in Afghan capital
The attack happened while the lawmaker's convoy was passing through an intersection in Kabul's Khoshal Khan neighborhood.

No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.The Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for multiple attacks in the capital of Kabul in recent months, including on educational institutions that killed 50 people, most of them students.ISIS also claimed responsibility for Saturday's rocket attacks at the major U.RAHMAT GUL/AP KABUL, Afghanistan — A car bomb blast that rocked Afghanistan's capital Sunday morning killed at least eight people, according to the Afghan Interior Ministry.

Tariq Arian, spokesman for the Interior Ministry, said that more than 15 others were wounded in the attack including a member of parliament, Khan Mohammad Wardak.Official: Large car bomb kills eight in Afghan capital Afghan security personnel inspect the site of a bombing attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, Dec.

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