Afghan official: 3 explosions target Shiite shrine in Kabul

Afghan official: 3 explosions hit Shiite shrine, cemetery in western Kabul on holiday of Nowruz, or Persian New Year

KABUL, Afghanistan -- An Afghan official says three explosions have struck near a Shiite shrine and cemetery in western Kabul as people gathered there to mark the holiday of Nowruz, the Persian New Year.

There were no immediate reports of casualties.

It's unclear what caused the explosions and no group immediately claimed responsibility for the attack.