Newborns among dead in Kabul hospital attack

Published on 13 May 2020 11:29:42 AM

16 people were killed including two newborn babies after gunmen stormed into maternity hospital in Kabul, Afghanistan on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, in a separate attack on the same day, a suicide bomber struck the funeral of a police commander in Nangahar, killing at least 24 people and injuring 68.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for either attack. The Taliban has also denied any involvement.