Islamic State claims Afghan wedding blast as families bury the dead

Men carry a coffin as they take part in a burial ceremony of the victims of a suicide bomb blast at a wedding in Kabul, Afghanistan August 18, 2019. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

KABUL (Reuters) – The Islamic State militant group claimed responsibility on Sunday for a suicide blast at a wedding reception in Afghanistan that killed 63 people, underlining the dangers the country faces even if the Taliban agrees to a pact with the United States. The Saturday night attack came as the Taliban and the United […]

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