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Afghanistan suicide attack eyewitness account

Officials say at least 17 people have died in a series of explosions and gunfire in Afghanistan's capital, Kabul.

A suicide bomber detonated explosives near Kabul's main shopping centre, and several smaller blasts followed.

The Taliban have said they carried out the attacks, in which two policemen are believed to have died.

Eyewitness Dr Mohammad Azizi describes being woken by the blast.

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