Deadly School Bombing in Afghanistan | NBC Nightly News

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NBC News’ Richard Engel visited the bomb site in Kabul where police say 50 girls were killed and three times as many were injured. Down the road from the site, 60 victims were at one hospital alone. Islamic militants in the country oppose education for girls. The Taliban and ISIS have not claimed responsibility for the attack.» Subscribe to NBC News:
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42 comments

Bladimir Rojas May 9, 2021 - 6:13 AM

The so-called religion of peace.

Sandeep Singh May 9, 2021 - 6:13 AM

Who are responsible for this?

Mukamil Bakhshi May 9, 2021 - 6:16 AM

It's very heartbreaking and horrible 😰😢😭 50 school kids died and many more were injured. US imperialism didn't bring security and peace in Afghanistan for 20 years, but insured their interests there very well.

anonymous inc. May 9, 2021 - 6:25 AM

good example of evil

Justin Marcano May 9, 2021 - 6:26 AM

God bless this world 🌎

TheQueenSpider May 9, 2021 - 6:28 AM

Ilhan Omar approves this incident of someone doing something.

allday everyday May 9, 2021 - 6:28 AM

50 girls.Going home.

Sigh May 9, 2021 - 6:29 AM

It seems odd that the Taliban, or whoever, would do this at this time. They know the U.S. is planning on leaving in a matter of months, so why give them a reason to stay in Afghanistan? Especially, since this reason(women being oppressed) has been a popular talking point on all the news outlets. It's almost like someone wants American troops to stay in Afghanistan.

hexalone May 9, 2021 - 6:29 AM

SICK F***KS !!! This EVIL…in the world has got to come to an end.

Ashley S May 9, 2021 - 6:35 AM

Inexcusable. What cowards.

J. Ho May 9, 2021 - 6:40 AM

All these young girls' lives snuffed out to satisfy evil male insecurity. These poor souls only seek education to better themselves and those around them. May their souls rest in peace.

Yvonne Gonzales May 9, 2021 - 6:41 AM

Condolences

marion ballaran5 May 9, 2021 - 6:49 AM

Heart breaking 😢

Tay W. May 9, 2021 - 7:02 AM

In 🇦🇫, ppl are dying just because theyre girls. Things like this is why i get so angry when kids are suicidal just bc their life isn't social enough. How selfish. PEOPLE ARE DYING. Others would be grateful just to tobe left alone, safe…u want ur life perfect or u think its not worth living it.

Richard Johnson May 9, 2021 - 7:05 AM

This could be the direction the united states are heading towards. These people are just like the people that stormed the capital building. The belief that their way is the only way and violence and anarchy is the key to making things happen. The victims and the rest of the people are held hostage because like we in the states, let them get away with it like we let criminal police get away with murder.

Jean Hubley May 9, 2021 - 7:10 AM

Omg this is the horrible thing

Jean Hubley May 9, 2021 - 7:10 AM

Hortobke

Tim Chambliss May 9, 2021 - 7:11 AM

That is so sad, R.I.P.

Ann Mathai May 9, 2021 - 7:13 AM

This is so sad, oh they don’t want them to go school to study. My heart breaking

Memories May 9, 2021 - 7:16 AM

So someone please tell me how "Islam" is a peaceful religion?????

Susan Santana May 9, 2021 - 7:16 AM

This breaks my heart!!

NAP Journey May 9, 2021 - 7:29 AM

If US government doesn’t support, the Taliban will take power and going to destroy everything. Especially Hazara ethnic will killed by them like today’s explosion.

Illyrian Gamer May 9, 2021 - 7:30 AM

''smart bombs'' do the same. When will this media do a article about?

Illyrian Gamer May 9, 2021 - 7:34 AM

20 years of war… this is the result

Keng May 9, 2021 - 7:35 AM

America are responsible for these, America is the one who started the war, what unaccountable country, the rest of the world be careful with America

D Wang May 9, 2021 - 7:44 AM

Why the correspondence had the creepy “ smile” at 1:18 when he talked there is a body part inside the bag? Feeling so sad for the girls.

Bernice Henson May 9, 2021 - 7:52 AM

This is so Heartbreaking. My Deepest Condolences to the girls who were killed families and friends.
Sending Healing Prayers to the girls injured. Sending Comforting Prayers to All the Families and friends of all the girls
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Ed Lopow May 9, 2021 - 7:54 AM

The Taliban have 85,000 fighters spread across 60 percent of the country. While I served there one captured insurgent told me "I use to be an Afghan soldier, but Afghan soldiers molest children routinely and the Americans do nothing about it." The Taliban condemned the attack, probably because the girls are from a minority ethnic group, so the attack was probably just as much about tribalism as it was about girls education. I served 2 tours in Afghanistan, we have to stop playing policeman between rival gangs in a meaningless war.

Google Chromee May 9, 2021 - 7:55 AM

Islam is a racist religion.

Trikh Banjan May 9, 2021 - 7:59 AM

It was Fatimiyyun from shia

Trikh Banjan May 9, 2021 - 7:59 AM

It was iran ans hazara/Pansheri

Rowshan Ara Begum May 9, 2021 - 8:00 AM

Sacular attack

karmakazi219 May 9, 2021 - 8:01 AM

This is exactly what was predicted with the removal of US troops. Don't worry. Once ISIS gets going again, the troops will be back.

Lucky Luke May 9, 2021 - 8:03 AM

As an Afghan I'm Ashamed. SMH

SMT Relaxing May 9, 2021 - 8:07 AM
Andy Stephens May 9, 2021 - 8:07 AM

Taliban hates education. As soon as the Americans pull out, they will declare war on the civilians.

Accutronitis The 2nd May 9, 2021 - 8:08 AM

Freedom isn't free, you have to fight for it every day…

tom jones May 9, 2021 - 8:08 AM

Bombing a girls school. These terrorists are the enemy of all humanity.

jihad rafia May 9, 2021 - 8:13 AM

May Allah bliss their souls and may they find their peace in paradise. And mAy Allah help and heal the wounded girls and punish the criminals. This is completely disgusting, those terrorists need to be exterminated.

Susan Mm May 9, 2021 - 8:17 AM

☹️

M R May 9, 2021 - 8:20 AM

We support referendum for Hazaristan! This needs to be addressed. Enough is enough! Share to put an end to the hundreds of years of discriminations and pains

Dominique Hawk May 9, 2021 - 8:26 AM

Why? Why are your people like this? So sad….. prayers for the family