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Deadly Blasts Target Protest March in Kabul

Dozens of people were killed in the Afghan capital by suicide bombings that hit a crowd of demonstrators, officials and witnesses said.

Afghans help a man who was injured in a deadly explosion that struck a protest march by ethnic Hazaras in Kabul on July 23, 2016.

Suicide bombings on a busy street in the capital of Afghanistan on Saturday killed more than 60 people and injured more than 200.

Rahmat Gul / AP
A boy, in a state of shock, sits near the scene of the bombings. Many of those killed and injured were part of a protest march by ethnic Hazaras demanding that a major regional electric power line be routed through their impoverished home province. Hedayatullah Amid / EPA
People help an injured man outside a hospital after the attack. MOHAMMAD ISMAIL / Reuters
An Afghan protester screams near the scene of the attack. WAKIL KOHSAR / AFP - Getty Images
A man weeps outside a hospital after the attack. Mohammad Ismail / Reuters
Afghans carry a man injured in the attack. Rahmat Gul / AP
Afghan men pick up pieces of victims' clothing after the suicide attack. OMAR SOBHANI / Reuters
Victims lie on the ground after the explosion. EPA
Ethnic minority Hazaras march through Kabul before the blast. WAKIL KOHSAR / AFP - Getty Images