According to the Health Ministry and the Security Service of Afghanistan, the casualties can go upward as a large number of people was within the blast radius.

- The casualties can change as a lot of people were at that place in the morning, said Sedig Sedigi, a spokesman of the Internal Affairs Ministry of Afghanistan, as cited by Deustche Welle.

Eight injured Afghan soldiers have been taken to a Kabul emergency hospital.

The Taliban has already claimed responsibility for the attack. Earlier, on April, 19 an explosion occurred in Kabul, the Afghan capital, outside the headquarters of the National Security Office.

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