Nepalese citizens killed in Kabul suicide bomber attack

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Nepalese citizens killed in an attack by a suicide bomber on a mini bus, source via - google search, world news.

Nepalese citizens killed and many injured after a suicide bomber struck a minibus in the Afghan capital.

The bomber approached and targeted the mini bus which carried foreign personnel of a company, 14 people were killed.

The attacked occurred around 5.30 am in the area also knows as the Banahi area along Pul-e-Charkhi road which is also called Jalalabad road.

Sediq Sediqi of the Interior Ministry said primary reports revealed the victims were Nepalese nationals who worked for Canada's embassy in Kabul.

The attacker died on the spot, the blast also damaged the nearby area and shops.

"I condemn the terrorist attack on those travelling to their workplaces in Kabul. This attack is an act of terror and intimidation." Abdullah said on his Twitter account.

The Taliban has urged civilians to stay away from official gatherings, military convoys, and centers regarded as legitimate targets by militants besides warning people not to support the government.

Also, Indian Prime minister Narendra Modi offered deep condolences to the government and people of Afghanistan and Nepal.
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