Taliban Target Downtown KabulPlay
More than two dozen people are dead and more than 300 wounded in a Taliban attack in the Afghan capital Tuesday. An attacker detonated a car bomb and gunmen stormed the area. Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with BBC correspondent Harun Najafizadeh in Kabul whether this is the start of an especially violent spring fighting season.
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- Harun Najafizadeh, correspondent for the BBC in Kabul. He tweets @HNajafizada.
This segment aired on April 19, 2016.