Strong explosion against the (Counterpart) institution in Shahr-e-Naw of Kabul
Reporter: Emran Khorasani
At around 11:40 AM, a powerful blast from the city of Kabul was heard. a spokesman for the Interior Ministry Nosrat Rahimi said: First, an explosion occurred against the foreign Institution of the counterpart, and then two of the attackers entered the building.
He added that the security forces have entered the field and closed the road to the area. Again, the security forces are trying to get out of the attackers.
Afghan Interior Ministry says security forces have cleaned up the first building of the Coventry Unit building and rescued 150 employees of the agency.
According to the ministry of clean-up operations, salaries for other employees are ongoing.
Wahidullah Mayar, a spokeswoman for the Ministry of Public Health, said that up to now 9 wounded have been transferred to the hospital.
The Taliban have been responsible for the attack by publishing a newsletter. And they said they were involved with security forces locally.