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Attack on MCIT continues, 2 assailants shot dead: MoI

Attack on MCIT continues, 2 assailants shot dead: MoI

Apr 20, 2019 - 13:19

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Saturday said two assailants engaged in coordinated attack on the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT) were killed and the battle for gunning down the remaining fighters was ongoing.

MCIT compound came under a bomb attack in capital Kabul before noon on Saturday followed by gun fires which still ongoing.

Nasrat Rahimi, spokesman of the ministry of interior affair, confirmed a blast near to the ministry and said several assailants after the explosion attempted to target the Afghan Post Office at around 11:30am.

Rahimi said so far two attackers were killed and a clash was still ongoing between the Afghan forces and assaulters.

He did not provide information about causalities caused in the incident.

There has been no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast.

More details to follow.


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