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One killed, 10 injured in serial bomb blasts in Kabul

The second and third blasts came after police, rescue team, people and reporters arrived at the site of the first explosion.

Published: 02nd June 2019 03:08 PM  |   Last Updated: 02nd June 2019 03:10 PM   |  A+A-

Bomb explosion in Kabul city.

Bomb explosion in Kabul city. (Photo | AP)

By IANS

KABUL: One person was killed and 11 others were injured after serial bomb blasts rocked Kabul on Sunday, an Afghan official said. This is just one incident in the series of bombs that has been upturning Kabul recently. 

The first blast occurred at 7.50 a.m. after a bomb struck a running bus in Police District 5, spokesman of Ministry of Interior Affairs told Xinhua news agency.

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"The targeted bus was carrying Burhanuddin Rabbani Education University lecturers and staff members. One person was killed and 10 injured in the incident," the spokesman said.

The second and third blasts came after police, rescue team, people and reporters arrived at the site of the first explosion. One local journalist was among the injured, he said.

No group has claimed responsibility for the incident yet.

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