Explosion in the international Kabul area

Mon, 2 Sep 2019 20:35:25 +0200

KABUL, SEPTEMBER 2 - A strong explosion has hit the Green Village, the area of Kabul that hosts international organizations and personnel. This was reported by the spokesman of the interior minister of Afghanistan, Nasrat Rahimi. There are currently no reports of victims. The explosion took place while US envoy Zalmay Khalilzad is in the capital to update Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on the "principle" agreement with the Taliban for the end of the war.