Press Release over Terrorist Attack in Zabul Province

Presidential Palace, Kabul: President Ashraf Ghanistrongly denounced the Taliban’s terrorist attack close to Zabul civil hospital, which caused civilian fatalities and injuries, including innocent women and children.

President Ashraf Ghani said such barbaric perpetrations run counter to Islamic and human principles, underlining that the Taliban proved they waged a war against the people of Afghanistan and hold no responsibility but to kill Afghans and destroy public facilities.

“The felon group of terror resort to committing cowardly assaults in public areas as they are utterly incapable of confronting our brave Defense and Security forces,” the president added.

President Ashraf Ghani ordered the relevant authorities to use all possible resources to reach out to the victims of this terrorist incident. He conveyed profound sympathies to the families of martyrs and prayed for the speedy recovery of the wounded.