February 2020 Kabul bombing

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February 2020 Kabul bombing
February 2020 Kabul bombing is located in Afghanistan
Kabul
Kabul
February 2020 Kabul bombing (Afghanistan)
LocationKabul, Afghanistan
Date11 February 2020
Attack type
Suicide bombing
WeaponsIED
Deaths7
Injured12

A suicide bombing killed seven people on the morning of 11 February 2020 in Kabul, Afghanistan.[1][2] It happened at a police checkpoint near the entrance to Marshal Fahim Military Academy in the west of the city.[1] Two civilians, four military personnel and the bomber were killed.[1][2] Twelve other people - including five civilians - were wounded.[1][2]

In May 2019, a suicide bomber killed six people at the academy.[1] No-one claimed responsibility for the February attack in Kabul, a city which has been bombed many times in recent years by both the Taliban and Islamic State.[1]

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