Loud explosion rocks downtown Kabul
AFP, , Friday 1 Jan 2016

A piercingly loud explosion rocked central Kabul Friday evening, with an official saying the target was apparently a restaurant popular with foreigners in the Afghan capital.

"The explosion happened in Qala-e-Fathullah neighbourhood of Kabul city. Apparently a restaurant has been attacked," interior ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi told AFP, citing initial information.