Afghanistan Eid car bomb, claimed by Islamic State, kills 26

An Afghan man mourns in a hospital after a car bomb, Jalalabad city, Afghanistan June 16, 2018. REUTERS/Parwiz

KABUL (Reuters) – A car bomb killed at least 26 people at a gathering of Taliban and Afghan armed forces in the eastern city of Nangarhar on Saturday, an official said, as soldiers and militants celebrated an unprecedented Eid ceasefire. Islamic State claimed responsibility. The group’s Amaq news agency said the target was “a gathering […]

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