Suicide attack targeting prison staff in Kabul leaves seven dead, ISKP claims responsibility

Published By ITCT News Desk On : October 31, 2018
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Afghanistan: On Wednesday, a suicide attack targeting a vehicle carrying staff of Pul-e-Charkhi prison killed at least seven people while wounding at least fourteen others, including two children, in Kabul city.

However, independent civilian sources in Afghanistan told ITCT Newsdesk that the government is covering up the casualties as it often does and that the real death toll is somewhere around 20-30. ITCT Newsdesk could not immediately verify these claims.

The attack has been claimed by Islamic State (Khorasan) group.

Detailed IS claim

 

ITCT Newsdesk obtained the photo of the vehicle that was targeted:

 

Islamic State also released the photo of the suicide bomber, identified as Umar Karvan.

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