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凯时娱乐app 63 killed in Kabul wedding hall explosion Source: Xinhua| 2019-08-18 12:32:06|Editor: ZD Video PlayerCloseKABUL, Aug. 18 (Xinhua) -- At least 63 people were killed and over 180 others wounded in Saturday night's suicide explosion at a wedding hall in western Kabul, police of the Afghan capital confirmed on Sunday."A total of 63 people were martyred and 182 wounded following Saturday night's terrorist incident in Kabul," police said in a statement.The blast occurred inside Shahr-e-Dubai wedding hall in Police District 6 of Kabul at around 10:40 p.m. local time Saturday when the hall was packed with guests attending the wedding ceremony of an Afghan couple.Those among the victims were several women and children, the statement added.The death toll was likely to rise as several injured were in critical condition.No group or individual has claimed responsibility for the incident so far.The capital city with a population of nearly 5 million has been hit by series of terror attacks over the past couple of years. KEY WORDS: YOU MAY LIKE MORE PHOTOS Annual old-timer meeting Riga Retro 2019 held in Latvia Tourists visit ruined Buddha statue in Bamyan province, Afghanistan 2019 Int'l Competition of Autonomous Walking Intelligent Robots kicks off Scenery of rocks near Yehliu Geopark in SE China's Taiwan Artists presented with Honorary Heart of Sarajevo award at 25th Sarajevo Film Festival Xinhua sports photos of the day TOP STORIES Feature: Over 470,000 people in Hong Kong say "no" to violence China's commercial carrier rocket Smart Dragon-1 makes maiden flight China donates school bags, stationeries to Myanmar students In pics: Xin'anjiang River Hydropower Station in Jiande City, China's Zhejiang EDITOR’S CHOICE/ 01. Chinese mainland youths support HKSAR govt in stopping violence, riots/ 02. Over 470,000 people in Hong Kong say "no" to violence/ 03. Moody's lowers economic growth forecast for Latin America/ 04. China issues yellow alert over high temperature / 05. Jiangsu Xianlin win U-18 women's basketball title at Youth Games MOST VIEWED Ecological tourism helps promote township's revenue in China's Zhejiang Water festival held in Baoting Autonomous County of Li and Miao in Hainan People have fun at Nantian Lake scenic area in Chongqing In pics: Sun Island Scenic Area of Harbin in NE China EXPLORE XINHUANET NewsChinaWorldBusinessCulture EduSportsSci TechHealthEntertainment RegionsAsia & PacificAmericasEuropeAfricaOrganizationsNorth America ServicesInvestmentDoing BusinessWork in ChinaStudy in ChinaVisit in ChinaLive in ChinaEmergencyWeather MorePhotosVideoIn-depthSpecial ReportsCorrections 010020070750000000000000011100001383179081觊时娱乐