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At least 10 die in blast at march in Afghan capital Kabul - officials
July 23, 2016 / 11:01 AM / a year ago

At least 10 die in blast at march in Afghan capital Kabul - officials

KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber hit a large demonstration by members of Afghanistan’s Hazara minority in Kabul on Saturday, killing at least 10 people and wounding dozens more, officials said.

Afghan policemen keep watch during a demonstration by Afghanistan's Hazara minority in Kabul, Afghanistan July 23, 2016. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Photographs posted on social media showed bodies, apparently at the site of the explosion, close to where thousands of people had been protesting over the route of a planned multimillion dollar power line.

Reporting by Mirwais Harooni and Hamid Shalizi; editing by Susan Thomas

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