Death toll doubles to 20 in Kabul bombing: interior ministry

 02 Feb 2016 - 0:00

Death toll doubles to 20 in Kabul bombing: interior ministry
Members of the fire service clean the scene of a suicide bomb blast near the police administration building, in Kabul, Afghanistan, on February 1, 2016.

Kabul: The death toll from a suicide bombing at a police base in Kabul Monday has doubled to 20, the interior ministry said.

"As a result of the terrorist attack this afternoon... 20 people were martyred and 29 others were wounded," the ministry said.

The deputy interior minister earlier gave a death toll of 10.

AFP