4 killed in Taliban suicide attack

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Sunday, January 26, 2014


KABUL, Afghanistan -- An Afghan official said a suicide bomber has attacked a military bus in Kabul, killing at least four people.

General Mohammad Zahir Azimi, spokesman for the Defense Ministry, said the bomber waited on foot Sunday in the east of the city for the bus to arrive before setting off his explosives.

Azimi said the dead included two soldiers and two civilians, one of whom was a woman. He said 22 others were wounded.

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed responsibility for the attack in an email sent to media. (AP)

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