The death toll in the explosion in Kabul has risen to 90 people
MOSCOW, may 31 — RIA Novosti. The death toll in the blast in the Afghan capital Kabul, has reached 90 people, 380 were injured, reports the Agency Pajak citing sources in the security forces and health structures.
Earlier it was reported about 80 dead and over 350 injured.
Update: 90 killed and 380 wounded in #kabulblast . Health and security sources.#AFG
— Pajhwok Afghan News (@pajhwok) 31 may 2017
A powerful bomb exploded in Kabul on Wednesday morning near the presidential Palace and buildings of foreign embassies. Many buildings were damaged, including the building of the Embassy of France. According to preliminary data of the Ministry of interior of Afghanistan, the bomb was planted in a tanker for transportation of water. While no terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the explosion.