Security Forces killed the suicide attackers after five hours in Kabul
Reporter: Emran Khorasani
After six hours of clashes between security forces and suicide attackers inside the building, the Ministry of Communications and Technology ended with the killing of four strikers. According to Interior Ministry spokesman Nosrat Rahimi, security forces were able to take out all the attackers after a special operation. He added that the security forces managed to save nearly two thousand people within the Ministry of Communications and Ministry of Information and Culture.
Wahidullah Mayar, a spokeswoman for the Ministry of Public Health, said that six people were wounded and that another person died. “All injuries have been taken to the hospital and are under serious surveillance,” he added.
Meanwhile, Mohammad Popalzai, one of the eyewitnesses of the event, said: “We were inside the building, we heard the sound of the explosion, and then the sound of firing weapons was heard. All people were scattered and then the attackers entered the building.
At around 11:40 PM around today, a suicide bomber detonated near the Ministry of Communications and Technology, and then other invaders were able to enter this building.