Deadly Kabul car bombing (

Updated at 2017-07-24 04:39:54 UTC

By DW (dpa, AFP, AP) —

The death toll from Monday morning's car bombing in the west of Kabul could rise further, according to the Interior Ministry. At least 21 people were dead and more than 40 were injured in the blast in the Afghan capital, officials said. Acting ministry spokesman Najib Danish said the target of the attack remained unclear, and that all the dead and wounded were civilians. The suicide bomber appeared to target a minibus, according to eyewitnesses. No militant group has yet claimed the blast.