Press Release over Terrorist Attack on Doctors of Pul-e Charkhi Prison

Presidential Palace, Kabul: President Ashraf Ghani vehemently condemned the terrorist attack in 7th district of Kabul that killed a number of our compatriots including four doctors of Pul-e Charkhi Prison and injured several others.

President Ghani said targetting civilians, doctors and healthcare workers, who are saving lives and working tirelessly for people, cannot be justified and runs counter to principles of humanity and Isalamic teachings.

The terrorist groups including the Taliban that have been defeated at the battlefields are targeting civilians on highways and in cities and public places that further unveils their despair, defeat and humiliation, added the President.

The President stressed that the Afghan Defense and Security forces will hold the perpetrators of these reprehensible acts of terror accountable and bring them to justice.

President Ashraf Ghani expressed his deepest sympathies to the families who lost their loved ones in the terrorist attack and wished quick recovery for those wounded.