Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 25 December 2014

Eight die in Kabul suicide bombing

An injured woman is carried out of a supermarket following a suicide bombing in central Kabul (AP)
An injured woman is carried out of a supermarket following a suicide bombing in central Kabul (AP)

Eight people, including five foreigners, have been killed in a suicide bombing inside a Western-style grocery store in the Afghan capital Kabul.

US officials said two of the dead were Americans.

The Taliban has claimed responsibility for the bombing.

A senior US official said American security officers are working with Afghan security to establish identities and nationalities.

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