5 UAE officials among 56 killed in Afghanistan bombings

5 UAE officials among 56 killed in Afghanistan bombings

Kandahar: Five UAE officials were among 56 people killed in a string of bombings across Afghan cities, authorities said Wednesday. The Emiratis were among 13 people killed when explosives hidden in a sofa detonated inside the governor’s compound in southern Kandahar yesterday, while the UAE’s ambassador to Afghanistan escaped the attack with injuries. Just hours […]

11 killed in Kandahar blast, UAE envoy among injured

11 killed in Kandahar blast, UAE envoy among injured

Kabul: At least 11 people were killed in an explosion at a provincial government guest house in Kandahar city of Afghanistan, officials said. The incident happened Tuesday evening. The UAE ambassador, another envoy and Kandahar Governor Hamayun Azizi were among those injured in the explosion, provincial spokesperson Samim Khpolwak, who is himself injured, told TOLOnews. […]