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Afghanistan: Witness recalls moment of deadly Kabul bomb attack *GRAPHIC*01:47

Afghanistan: Witness recalls moment of deadly Kabul bomb attack *GRAPHIC*

Afghanistan, Kabul
January 27, 2018 at 15:11 GMT -00:00 · Published

An eyewitness recounted the moment a deadly car bomb exploded in Kabul on Saturday, speaking from outside of a nearby hospital where the victims were taken to be treated.

"The incident took place at 1:00 pm when we were inside the Sarwari Market and we heard the explosion", survivor Mr. Mohammaddin said.

Mohammaddin said that some were killed, while others were injured saying, "the situation was very bad."

According to the Afghan Health ministry the death toll has risen to 95 with 158 wounded.

Footage also shows police vehicles bringing bodies of those killed in the attack.

The explosion took place near the former building of Afghanistan's Interior Ministry, close to foreign embassies and governmental buildings. Reportedly the attackers used an ambulance.

The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the attack.

Afghanistan: Witness recalls moment of deadly Kabul bomb attack *GRAPHIC*01:47
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An eyewitness recounted the moment a deadly car bomb exploded in Kabul on Saturday, speaking from outside of a nearby hospital where the victims were taken to be treated.

"The incident took place at 1:00 pm when we were inside the Sarwari Market and we heard the explosion", survivor Mr. Mohammaddin said.

Mohammaddin said that some were killed, while others were injured saying, "the situation was very bad."

According to the Afghan Health ministry the death toll has risen to 95 with 158 wounded.

Footage also shows police vehicles bringing bodies of those killed in the attack.

The explosion took place near the former building of Afghanistan's Interior Ministry, close to foreign embassies and governmental buildings. Reportedly the attackers used an ambulance.

The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the attack.

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