Afghanistan Vice-President Amrullah Saleh escaped the terrorists’ attack in Kabul, however, two people were killed and and some guards of his convoy fell injured who were immediately shifted to nearby hospital for medical care.
Zahid Hafeez Chaudhari said they extend heartfelt sympathies and condolences to bereaved families and pray for swift recovery of those wounded.
The attack was carried out just ahead of long-awaited peace talks between the Afghan government and the Taliban in Qatar’s capital of Doha. Razwan Murad, a spokesman for Saleh’s office said that the bomb was targeted at Saleh’s convoy in which some of his bodyguards were also injured.
“Today, once again the enemy of Afghanistan tried to harm Saleh, but they failed in their evil aim, and Saleh escaped the attack unharmed," said, Murad, adding that nobody claimed responsibility for the attack.