KABUL (Pakistan Point News / Sputnik - 03rd August, 2020) The death toll from a bomb blast near a prison in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad has climbed to 14, a source told Sputnik on Sunday, noting that 26 others were injured.
Earlier in the day, a security source told Sputnik that a car bomb went off near the Nangarhar provincial prison. Then, gunmen entered a nearby building and opened fire on security forces, the source added. Fifty inmates are said to have escaped after the explosion.
Two dead bodies have been taken to the hospital.