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BREAKING: Taliban Attack KILLS DOZENS! 300 Wounded…

Taliban Attack

The chief of Kabul, Abdul Rahman Rahimi, said many of the 28 dead were civilians. Also, Ismael Kawosi, a spokesman for the Ministry of Public Health, said that 327 people were taken to local hospitals.

Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi said at least one of the attackers was killed in a gun battle, the Associated Press reported. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed responsibility for the assault.

From CNN:

An explosion rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul on Tuesday morning — the apparent work of Taliban militants targeting a security team that protects government VIPs, a police official told CNN.

Kabul’s police chief said at least 28 people died. More than 300 were wounded, according to authorities.

Despite the target, most of the victims were civilians — including women and children, Interior Ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqi said.

This is a breaking news story. We will post more details as they become available.