Increase in suicide attack on wedding hotel in Kabul’s sixth district
Reporter: Firdous Rasouli
Around 10:30 on Sunday night, a suicide bomber blew himself up at a wedding party and turned the wedding party into a public mourning. The Interior Ministry said in a news release that at least 63 people and women were killed and at least 182 others were injured in the incident. The incident killed at least 18 members of a family, witnesses said, adding that the bride’s brothers also died.
So far no group has claimed responsibility for the deadly incident. It is not yet clear what the motive behind this scandal was at weddings and among civilians.