Dec 25, 2017

Suicide bombing in Kabul leaves at least 10 dead

Afghan security personnel keep watch near the site of a suicide attack in Kabul. Photo: Shah Marai / AFP via Getty Images

President Trump has reportedly been briefed on a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan, early Monday morning.

What happened: Per CNN, at least 10 people have died and five are injured after a suicide bomber detonated an explosive near an office of the National DIrectorate of Security (NDS), which is close to the U.S. Embassy.

Update: ISIS has claimed responsibility for the bombing through Amaq, its news arm, NPR reports.

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