Suicide Bombings at Kabul Takes the Lives of many innocent Citizens

The shoes of victims are seen at the site of the blast in Kabul, Afghanistan

 

In the capital of Afghanistan on Saturday, a surprising suicide bombing attack occurred killed 80 people and injured more than 230 others, many of whom were taking part in a political demonstration, authorities said.

The bombing happened in Dehmazamg Square near the Kabul Zoo on the main road to Parliament stated by Health Ministry spokesperson Ismail Kawosi

The suicide bombing was done by a group that worked in the attack, according to the Ministry of the Interior. While one bomb was detained , a second bomb exploded prematurely and a third bomber police shot dead.The attackers “entered the protests and carried out explosions that martyred and wounded a number of citizens, including members of security and defense forces,” President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani said in a statement.

The protesters were marching for a better life by receiving  a major new electricity line in their province , according to The Associated Press.

An injured child is evacuated after a suicide bombing targeted a demonstration by Hazaras, an ethnic minority group, in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Saturday. Photo: ADAM FERGUSON, STR / NYTNS

An injured child is evacuated after a suicide bombing targeted a demonstration by Hazaras, an ethnic minority group, in Kabul, Afghanistan, on Saturday. Photo: ADAM FERGUSON, STR / NYTNS




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