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Afghanistan blast: Taliban claim responsibility for suicide car bomb attack

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Several people have been killed and over 200 wounded when a powerful explosion tore through central Kabul on Tuesday, according to the Afghan presidential office. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack.

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