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Suicide Bomber Targets Afghan Army Bus

Afghan National Army soldiers investigate the scene following a suicide attack targeting a bus carrying Afghan army personnel in Kabul on February 27.
A suicide bomber in Kabul has detonated his explosives near a bus carrying Afghan army personnel.

Kabul police say the attack wounded at least six soldiers and four civilians.

Defense Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said the bomber attempted to get on the bus and when he was stopped, he detonated his explosives outside the bus.

A witness told the AP news agency that he saw man in a black coat slide himself under the bus before setting off a huge blast.

AP received a text message from Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid claiming responsibility for the attack.

Based on reporting by AFP and AP