Afghanistan: Peace conference opens in Kabul amid violence

A rocket attack has targeted an Indian embassy complex in Afghanistan but there were no injuries. It was just a few kilometres from a peace conference, where the president confirmed a rise in Wednesday's bomb blast death toll to more than 150.

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    A rocket attack has targeted an Indian embassy complex in Afghanistan but there were no injuries.

    It was just a few kilometres from a peace conference, where the president confirmed a rise in Wednesday's bomb blast death toll to more than 150.

    The blast was the worst Kabul has seen in several years.

     

    Al Jazeera's Jennifer Glasse reports from Kabul.


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