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Amid peace talks, Taliban claims deadly explosion in Kabul

Clip: 09/02/2019 Video has closed captioning.

In Afghanistan, the Taliban claimed responsibility for a massive explosion that rocked Kabul, killing at least five and wounding 50. It targeted the heavily secured area that’s home to several aid agencies and international organizations, and came as the U.S. envoy briefed the Afghan government on a draft peace deal. Special correspondent Jane Ferguson joins Judy Woodruff with the latest.

Aired: 09/02/19

Rating: NR

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