22 April 2018 Kabul suicide bombing

Deaths 69
Location Kabul, Afghanistan
Injured 120
Date April 22, 2018 10 a.m. (UTC+4:30)
Criminal penalty Unknown


On 22 April 2018, a suicide bombing killed 69 people and wounded dozens more Sunday at a voter registration center in Koche Mahtab Qala, in the Hazara-majority Dashte Barchi area of western Kabul, Afghanistan. In addition to the fatalities, at least 120 others were injured in the attack.


ISIL's Afghan branch claimed responsibility for the attack through Amaq News Agency, saying it had targeted Shia Hazara.

Internationally, the attack was condemned by nations including the U.S., and organizations including the United Nations.