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Suicide attack averted in Kabul, claims NDS

Suicide attack averted in Kabul, claims NDS

Nov 28, 2015 - 18:49

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): The spy agency on Saturday claimed arresting three would-be suicide bombers linked to the dreaded Haqqani networkinfo-icon in capital Kabul.

The National Directorate of Security (NDSinfo-icon) said in a statement the would-be attackers were detained during a special operation.

Two of the detainees were suicide bombers and the third was their guide, the agency said, adding a Corrolla vehicle full of explosives was also seized from the suspects.

The suspects had confessed they were planning to conduct suicide blasts in a crowded locality of Kabul city.

Earlier in the day, a suicide bomber targeted a senior election official today in Kart-i-Naw locality Kabul, killing his bodyguard and wounding two more.


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