Taliban can''t escape blame for deadly bombing, says Afghan President

KABUL: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Sunday the Taliban could not escape blame for a "barbaric" suicide bomb attack on a wedding hall in the capital, Kabul, that killed 63 people.

Taliban can''t escape blame for deadly bombing, says Afghan President

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. — Reuters

Kabul, August 18 

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said on Sunday the Taliban could not escape blame for a "barbaric" suicide bomb attack on a wedding hall in the capital, Kabul, that killed 63 people.

"The Taliban cannot absolve themselves of blame for they provide platform for terrorists," Ghani said in a post on Twitter.

The blast late on Saturday wounded more than 180 people, with many women and children among the casualties, officials said. — Reuters 

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