Islamic state claims responsibility for Afghan capital attack: Agency

AfghanistanUpdated: May 09, 2018, 05:32 PM IST

Afghan National Army (ANA) troops keep watch near a site of explosions in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photograph:(Reuters)

Islamic State claimed responsibility on Wednesday for an attack on a police compound in the Afghan capital Kabul, a news agency reported.

It said the attack occurred in Kabul's Dasht-e-Barchi district but gave no details on any casualties.