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Afghanistan: Taliban attack kills at least 22 in close to US embassy in Kabul

1 17.09.2019 Инфо

W/S Aftermath of suicide attack, Kabul
W/S Aftermath of suicide attack
M/S Security forces
M/S Security forces
W/S Vehicles on scene of attack
W/S Vehicles on scene of attack
W/S Security officials
W/S Soldier
SOT, Azad Shah, injured man (Dari): "A huge explosion occurred when I was at least four metres from the incident. I was feeling bad about two minutes after the explosion."
M/S Shah lying down in hospital
C/U Shah
C/U Injured man
M/S Injured man
W/S Injured men
C/U Bloodied foot in cast
W/S Injured person being placed on bed
SOT, Dr. Najeeb, doctor (Dari): "The suicide attack took place near the department of Defence Ministry in Kabul. At least about seven people have been recovered from the surgery operation. Two others which were severe wounded have been transferred to the other hospital. The other five injured people remain in this hospital, they are feeling well right now."
M/S Injured people
W/S Hospital room
W/S Hospital
W/S Street
At least 22 people were killed and 38 were wounded after a suicide bomber detonated explosives near the US Embassy in Kabul on Tuesday, officials confirmed.
Footage shows security personnel and vehicles on the scene of the suicide bombing, which was claimed by the Taliban.
Earlier on Tuesday, at least 24 were killed after a Taliban suicide attack targeted a campaign rally by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani in Charikar, the capital of Parwan province, north of Kabul. Ghani was reported to be safe and unharmed by the attack.