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Bombs Kill at Least 3 in Eastern Afghanistan

Bombs Kill at Least 3 in Eastern Afghanistan

Saturday, 18 September, 2021 - 09:30
Men shout slogans against terrorists after a suicide attack among the protesters in Momandara district of Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018. (AP)

Witnesses said a series of three explosions that targeted Taliban vehicles in the capital of Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar province has left at least three dead and 20 wounded,


No one immediately took responsibility for the attack Saturday in Jalalabad, but the increasingly violent ISIS group affiliate is headquartered in eastern Afghanistan and are enemies of Afghanistan’s new Taliban rulers.


It wasn’t immediately clear whether Taliban officials were among the dead and wounded.


Also on Saturday a sticky bomb exploded in the capital Kabul wounding two people, said police officials. The target of the Kabul bomb was not immediately clear.


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