9 people were killed and wounded in magnetic mine blast in Kabul
Reporter: Qudratullah Lashkari
The Interior Ministry says at least 9 people were killed and wounded at around 4pm on Tuesday after a magnetic mine hit a vehicle in the 11th district of Kabul. “The incident took place around 4pm in the Russian road area, at the intersection of the Eleventh Police Security Division’s Parwan Bostan police brigade,” said Interior Ministry spokesman Nusrat Rahimi.
According to Mr. Rahimi: “The mine was planted in a bicycle and was blown up as the car of the anti-narcotics department arrived, which killed at least two people and injuring seven others, albeit in figures. There will be changes in casualties as well.” The incident comes as two days ago a vehicle of Khurshid TV staff was targeted by a magnetic mine explosion in which at least two workers o Khurshid TV were wounded and two other local citizens were killed.