Suicide bomber attacks French-run school in Afghan capital

Reuters News
Posted: Dec 11, 2014 8:37 AM

KABUL (Reuters) - A suicide bomber detonated explosives killing at least one person and wounding 16 others during an event at a French-run high school in Afghanistan's capital Kabul on Thursday, the deputy interior minister told Reuters.

General Ayoub Salangi said the suspected bomber was about 17 years old and detonated his explosive vest inside the venue.

(Reporting by Hamid Shalizi; Writing by Frank Jack Daniel)