Latest attack is the second suicide bombing in the Afghan capital in 24 hours and the seventh major assault in Afghanistan since Tuesday, taking the total death toll to more than 200, with hundreds more wounded.
The Taliban launched a coordinated assault on an army base, in the second such attack this week.
Officials at Afghanistan's defence ministry say at least a dozen of the attackers were killed in the assault in southern Kandahar province.
Attackers used military uniforms and vehicles to pass three checkpoints before launching their attack, an Afghan army official said.
The attack on Afghanistan's largest military hospital ended after a lengthy gun battle between the assailants and special security forces.
The Afghan Defence Ministry welcomes suggestions from the international forces commander in Afghanistan on the necessity of more troops to fight the growing Taliban-led insurgency.
Kabul says civilians killed in the US-Afghan operation were used as human shields by their alleged Taliban family members
Afghan defence ministry official says Taliban's use of drones is not an "achievement" and meant to instil fear among people.
The unidentified gunman, who was later killed, opened fire while the Americans were at the gate of an Afghan military ammunition supply depot near Camp Moreshead outside Kabul.
The continued fight for Kunduz, in the north, comes as the Taliban simultaneously try to overtake Khanshin district in the southern province of Helmand.
Afghan security forces have driven Taliban back from Kunduz, after heavy fighting overnight in which dozens were killed and wounded
At least 14 people killed and dozens wounded in two similar bomb attacks in Afghanistan
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