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Suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan

A distraught man is carried following a suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017. (Photo: Rahmat Gul/AP)

Suicide attack in Kabul, Afghanistan

Suicide bombers stormed a Shiite cultural center and news agency in the Afghan capital on Thursday, killing more than 40 people and wounding scores, many of them students attending a conference.

The Islamic State said in an online statement that it was responsible for the attack, the latest in a series the movement has claimed on Shiite targets in Kabul. (Reuters)

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