Kabul floods kill 22.

Monday, 12 August 2013 - 8:47

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Flash floods in Afghanistan's Kabul province have killed 22 people.

 

The flooding hit a village in the Shakardara district following a weekend of heavy rain.

 

Many of those who died are thought to be women and children.

 

Many families had gone to the district, known for its vineyards and apple orchards, to celebrate the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday.