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Posted at: Aug 18, 2019, 12:12 PM; last updated: Aug 18, 2019, 12:12 PM (IST)

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

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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