ISIS claims suicide attack at wedding in Afghanistan which killed 63 – ABC

The IS militant group has claimed responsibility for a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul which killed 63 people at a wedding reception including children.

More than 180 people were also injured in the blast.

The attack came just hours after US President Donald Trump hinted that the US was close to securing a peace deal with the Taliban.

Guest: Michael Semple, expert, Afghanistan’s Taliban; former deputy European Union special representative to Afghanistan