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More than 30 killed in Kabul hospital attack, official says
March 8, 2017 / 12:37 PM / 9 months ago

More than 30 killed in Kabul hospital attack, official says

KABUL (Reuters) - More than 30 people were killed and dozens more wounded in Wednesday’s attack on a military hospital in the Afghan capital Kabul, a defence ministry official said.

Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers descend from helicopter on a roof of a military hospital during gunfire and blast in Kabul, Afghanistan March 8, 2017.REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Officials, who had earlier said at least three people had been killed, revised the figure after security forces carried out checks of the buildings in the hospital complex.

Reporting by James Mackenzie; Editing by Clarence Fernandez

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