IS claims Kabul rocket attacks that killed eight

At least eight people were killed on Saturday when a barrage of rockets struck densely populated parts of Kabul, the latest big attack in a wave of violence that has engulfed the Afghan capital.IS claimed responsibility for the salvo, which slammed into various parts of central and north Kabul – including in and around the heavily fortified Green Zone that houses embassies and international firms – just before 9:00 am (0430 GMT).The attack came hours before US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was to meet with negotiators from the Afghan government and the Taliban in the Qatari capital Doha amid …

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