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At Least 12 People Killed in Blasts Near Funeral in Kabul

A witness who wished to remain anonymous said that 12 people had been killed and 18 wounded.

Kabul: At least 12 people were killed in three explosions on Saturday in Kabul near the funeral for a victim of violent clashes between Afghan police and protesters a day earlier, a security official and a witness at the scene said.

The witness, who did not want to be quoted by name, said 12 people had been killed and 18 wounded. Afghanistan’s Tolo News television reported that as many as 18 were killed.

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