A automobile bomb Sunday concentrating on an Afghan police headquarters within the western province of Ghor killed at the least 12 civilians and wounded greater than 100, officers stated.
The assault occurred in Feroz Koh, the capital of Ghor, a province that has not seen a lot violence in comparison with another areas of the conflict-wracked nation.
The ministry of inside stated the automobile bomb detonated in entrance of Ghor police headquarters at about 11:00 am.
“The terrorists detonated an explosives-filled car… as a result 12 civilians were killed and more than 100 people were wounded,” the inside ministry stated.
Juma Gul Yakoobi, a Ghor well being official, advised AFP victims additionally included members of safety forces.
No group has claimed accountability, however combating between the Taliban and authorities has surged in current weeks.
“The explosion was very powerful,” stated Aref Abir, spokesman to Ghor governor.
“There are fatalities and casualties, and people are taking them to hospitals.”
He stated the blast broken close by buildings dealing with affairs for girls and the disabled.
Peace talks between the Taliban and Afghan authorities started in Qatar final month, however violence has continued unabated on the bottom.
The talks seem like stalled because the Taliban and the Kabul administration have struggled to determine a fundamental framework for negotiations.
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