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Suicide Bomb in Kabul, Afghanistan Claims 63 Lives

The Primary: A suicide bomber in Kabul took the lives of 63 people and injured over 150 more.

  • Who? What? Why?: The bombing’s casualties and injuries make it the deadliest attack in Kabul this year. The bomber targeted a wedding in which over 1,000 people were in attendance.

  • The Baseline: The Islamic State has claimed responsibility of the attack on predominately Shiite Muslims. Shiites are a minority in a Sunni-majority Afghanistan.

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