Afghan authorities revised down on Thursday the death toll from a suicide bomb attack on an educational center in Kabul to 34 from 48, health ministry officials said.
There has been no claim of responsibility but the Taliban denied carrying it out.
On Wednesday, a police source in Baghlan said that at least 35 Afghan National Army (ANA) officers and ten policemen were killed when the Taliban launched an attack on a military base in Baghlan-e-Markazi district on Tuesday night.
Hundreds of people have fled the fighting in Ghazni, which has also killed about 100 members of the Afghan security forces.
An industrial-sized digger helped soften the arid ground for the fresh graves as men removed rocks from the soil with pickaxes.
Separately, six girls younger than 10 were killed when an unexploded mortar they picked up to play with suddenly exploded on Wednesday, officials in the eastern province of Laghman said. The assault on Ghazni was widely seen as a show of force ahead of possible peace talks with the US, which has been at war in Afghanistan for almost 17 years. The blast, which shattered weeks of relative calm in Kabul, also wounded at least 67, including both male and female students. The attacks have left more than 240 people dead.
NASA spacecraft hurtles toward the sun
The project, with a $1.5 billion price tag, is the first major mission under NASA's Living With a Star programme. According to the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), the mission is named for Dr.
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Le défenseur central de 23 ans a signé pour deux saisons supplémentaires soit jusqu'en 2023 avec le club de la capitale. Il compte aujourd'hui 3 apparitions chez les Bleus, dont une face au Danemark lors du Mondial organisé en Russie".
B.C. declares state of emergency over wildfires
There are also 48 evacuation alerts that have 18,720 people across the province ready to leave their homes at a moment's notice. By this time previous year , hundreds of homes been lost to wildfires and tens of thousands of people had been displaced.
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid claimed responsibility for the assault.
Analysts have suggested the Taliban may be trying to shore up its position before any potential negotiations by proving they can hit government installations at will.
Mohammad Arif Shahjahan, an MP from Ghazni, told CNN Monday Taliban fighters had taken control of key buildings, including the police headquarters and some government offices.
He said the security forces and civilians have not suffered casualties during the attack.
The move perhaps the most serious challenge to the government's hold in urban areas since the Taliban briefly occupied the city of Kunduz in 2015, and comes at a time when the Trump administration appears to be accelerating negotiations with an insurgency it has been fighting for 17 years. "The fighting killed more than 120 security forces and civilians and more than 200 insurgents".
Militant attacks and suicide bombings were the leading causes of civilian deaths in the first half of 2018, a recent United Nations report showed.
Nous pensons qu'il s'intégrera très bien chez McLaren et sommes ravis de l'avoir parmi nous à partir de la saison prochaine. Un retour n'est toutefois pas pleinement exclu, à condition que la structure de Woking hausse son niveau de jeu.
Andrew Craig Brunson, an evangelical pastor from Black Mountain, N.C., arrives at his house in Izmir, Turkey , on July 25. Turkey's lira has plummeted almost 40 percent this year due to concerns over Erdogan's growing influence on the economy.
The last official round of talks was in early June when the United States commerce secretary, Wilbur Ross, met Liu He in Beijing. China's Commerce Ministry says it will not accept any unilateral trade measures, but welcome dialogue.
Williams lost to Johanna Konta 6-1, 6-0 in San Jose, California, before withdrawing from last week's Rogers Cup in Montreal. Open, never found her stride and committed her fifth double fault on match point to hand Garcia the win.
You can't tell me you win MVP two years ago, and then last year, you a complete bust, and you still got Julio Jones? Michael Wilbon went on Pardon the Interruption Wednesday afternoon and aimed his ire squarely at Jalen Ramsey .
Some of the effects appear to be similar to effects seen in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). But scientists and health officials across the world are now divided over the safety of e-cigarettes.
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At this time, police said they have made an arrest of a local man, believed to be connected to at least some of the overdoses. At least 41 people have overdosed from suspected synthetic marijuana at or near a CT city park, authorities said Wednesday.
And when the gene was introduced to animals that normally lack it, such as mice, they too became cancer-resistant. The reason turned out to be LIF6, one of multiple copies of the leukaemia inhibitory factor ( LIF ) gene.
The clergyman is at the center of heightened tensions between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies, Turkey and the U.S. President Donald Trump had previously announced that the United States was doubling steel and aluminium tariffs on Turkey .
Engineering experts say it's too early to say why the bridge disintegrated, but point to a history of problems with its design. Genoa is a flood-prone city, and officials have warned that the debris from the collapse must be removed as soon as possible.
Booba et Kaaris restent en prison, découvrez pourquoi — France
Retenu à la maison d'arrêt de Fleury-Mérogis depuis cette vive altercation, Booba avait déposé une demande de liberté provisoire. Ainsi, les 2 rappeurs ne recouvriront leur liberté qu'à l'issue de leur procès pour violences aggravées , prévu le 6 septembre.
Turkey's Erdogan vows USA boycott, but diplomats resume talks
Dollar-denominated bonds issued by selected Turkish banks continued to fall on Tuesday, although sovereign bonds steadied. However, foreign currency suppliers in the United Kingdom are struggling to meet demand for Turkey's collapsed currency .
Liev Schreiber denies hitting photographer
Schreiber appeared in a Nyack courthouse on Tuesday with his lawyer to ask a judge to dismiss the charges. The judge has set a September 20 court date to decide on the dismissal motion.
Heart Evangelista dubbed 'Real Crazy Rich Asian'
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