Kabul [Afghanistan]: The United Nations mission in Afghanistan has condemned Wednesday’s attack outside the Taliban Foreign Ministry in Kabul that killed at least five people.
Kabul security department, Khalid Zadran said that the Taliban condemns such “heinous” attacks and will punish the perpetrators, TOLO News reported.
Zadran said the explosion happened on the street of the Foreign Ministry. The Afghan news agency said victims of the blast near the foreign ministry in Kabul were taken to the Emergency Hospital.
In a statement, United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) said expressed its condolences to the affected families and said that violence is not part of any solution to bring lasting peace to Afghanistan.
“UNAMA condemns today’s attack outside Foreign Ministry in Kabul. Reports of numerous casualties, including civilians. Rising insecurity is of grave concern. Violence is not part of any solution to bring lasting peace to #Afghanistan. Our condolences to the families affected,” UNAMA tweeted.