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Saudi Arabia Condemns Afghanistan Bombing

Saudi Arabia Condemns Afghanistan Bombing

Saturday, 25 August, 2018 - 17:00
Saudi Arabia strongly condemns a suicide bombing in Afghanistan. (AP)

Saudi Arabia strongly condemned on Saturday a bombing in the eastern city of Jalalabad in Afghanistan, reported the Saudi Press Agency.

An official source from the Foreign Ministry expressed the Kingdom’s solidarity with Afghanistan against violence, extremism and terrorism.

The source offered the Kingdom’s condolences to the families of the victims and the Afghan government and people.

At least three people were killed on Saturday when a suicide bomber detonated his explosives near the office of Afghanistan's election commission in Jalalabad.

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