MOI: for recognizing victim bodies of Intercontinental hotel we need RS support
Pasbanan- after US department of state confirmed that some of their citizens were killed in Intercontinental hotel, now Afghanistan MOI says: three victim bodies are unrecognized and for recognizing their identity this ministry has urged RS mission to cooperate with them. Counter terrorism head of Interior Ministry told media: when the terrorists enter the hotel they shot some of the guests, due to mass burning of the bodies three bodies are still unidentified. Since that Afghanistan interior ministry has requested international collation to support them for recognizing these bodies.
On Sunday night six terrorists enter intercontinental hotel, according to media reports they were able to kill at least 40 people most of them foreigners. On Tuesday US department of state confirmed that some of their citizens were dead during the attack on continental 5 star hotel, but there was no further details on behalf of victim numbers. Meanwhile Afghanistan interior ministry has confirmed dead of Syraya Zabuli afghan American citizen. According to afghan government most of the victims in this attack are citizens of Ukraine, Venezuela, Germany and kyrghezistan.
Earlier Kabul garnezion commander told media that they were unaware of transition of security responsibilities to Kabul Balkh Security Company. But security analysts believe that there was gap in Intelligence information and intelligence sectors should be responsible for the act. One day ago a official from MOI told media that they have arrested all security officials of Kabul- Balkh security company for further interrogations. Sources also added that master mind of this attack is a part of Haqani network based on Pakistan. According to tolonews, Kabul Balkh Security Company took security responsibility of intercontinental hotel one month ago and officials agreed they will bay 800 thousand dollars as security charges.