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Afghanistan’s Kabul University attack death toll rises to at least 35 – ABC News

Afghanistan declares a national day of mourning after an attach in which Islamic State gunmen stormed the country’s largest university.

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The death toll from Monday’s attack on Kabul University has risen to at least 35, most of them students, two Afghan government sources say.

  • The attack has been claimed by Islamic State
  • The rise in violence comes as Taliban insurgents and government negotiators hold peace talks
  • The Taliban, like the Afghan security forces, are fighting the Islamic State

Around 50 people were wounded in the attack, which was claimed by Islamic State, the sources told Reuters.
Gunmen stormed Kabul University, shooting…

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