A suicide automobile bombing on Thursday rocked Gardez metropolis in southeast Afghanistan, an official confirmed.
Spokesman for the nation’s Interior Ministry Tariq Aryan stated in a press release the assault occurred near the navy courts in Gardez metropolis, the capital of southeastern Paktia province positioned at a distance of 128 kilometers (79.5 miles) from the nation’s capital Kabul.
He stated scores of civilians had been killed within the blast at this spot frequented by many locals.
“This attack is carried out by the Haqqani Network and Lashkar-e-Taiba. The attack is in connection with the string of attacks in Kabul’s Dasht-e-Barchi and Nangarhar,” he stated.
There was no quick declare of duty for the assault.
Earlier this week, over 50 folks, together with infants and girls, had been killed in Daesh/ISIS-claimed armed assault on a hospital in Kabul and a suicide assault claimed by the identical group in japanese Nangarhar province.
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