Explosions in Kabul kills 20

Explosions in Kabul kills 20

Monitoring Desk

KABUL: According to police sources, a second bombing targeted people outside the wrestling club which had been bombed an hour earlier.

Officials have confirmed at least 20 people were killed in a double-bombing on Wednesday night in Qala-e-Nazer in PD6 in Kabul.

The Kabul police chief’s spokesman told Afghan media outlet that a second explosion targeted first responders at the scene of Wednesday night’s bombing in the city.

Officials confirmed the first explosion, just after 6pm, was a suicide bombing and the second, about an hour later, had been a car bomb.

Sources said that the second bombing targeted police and civilians, including journalists, who had gathered outside the wrestling club.

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