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NDS claims detaining would-be suicide bomber in Kabul

NDS claims detaining would-be suicide bomber in Kabul

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Oct 06, 2015 - 15:11

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): A would-be suicide bomber planning an attack on a police district in Kabul has been arrested, the National Directorate of Security (NDSinfo-icon) claimed on Tuesday.

A statement from the spy agency identified the detainee as Mahmoud, who allegedly received terrorist training in Shamshatoo area of Pakistaninfo-icon’s northwestern city of Peshawar.

The bomber was tasked by the Haqqani Networkinfo-icon to carry out a suicide attack in the eighth police district, statement said, without giving a clear date for the suspect’s arrest.

A week ago, the NDS arrested two would-be suicide bombers belonging to the Haqqani Network before they reached their target in Kabul.

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