The death toll in the explosion in Kabul has reached 95 people
MOSCOW, 27 Jan — RIA Novosti. The death toll in the blast in the diplomatic quarter in the Afghan capital has risen to 95 people, 158 were injured, reports channel 1TV with reference to the representative of the Ministry of health of the country.
Earlier it was reported 63 victims and 151 injured.
The explosion occurred on Saturday in the quarter of Kabul, Wazir Akbar Khan, where a number of embassies and government buildings. According to media reports, the explosion made a suicide bomber on a booby-trapped ambulance. Deputy interior Minister announced the arrest of four people linked to a terrorist attack. Radical movement “Taliban” has claimed responsibility for the blast.
The Russian Embassy is located far from the scene of the attack, information about the victims the Russians there.