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Two Brits among 21 killed in Kabul suicide bomb blast

Two British nationals were among 21 people killed in a suicide bomb attack on a restaurant in Kabul, the Foreign Office confirmed. Ed Miliband has paid tribute to Labour MEP candidate Del Singh, one of the Brits that died.

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Islamist Taliban insurgents claim responsibility for bomb

Islamist Taliban insurgents claimed responsibility for the fatal bomb attack in the upscale Wazir Akbar Khan district on Friday that claimed the lives of up to 15 people, police said.

An Afghan security personnel walks past a Lebanese restaurant, the site of a suicide bombing, in Kabul. Credit: Reuters

A Taliban spokesman said that those killed were German nationals. In Berlin, the Foreign Ministry said it could not confirm that Germans were involved.

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