Explosion, Gunfire Heard Near Military Hospital In Kabul: Report


Explosion, gunfire heard close to army hospital in Kabul, reviews stated. (File)


Afghanistan’s capital was hit by two blasts close to a army hospital on Tuesday, Taliban officers stated, with a witness additionally reporting gunfire.

“I’m contained in the hospital. I heard an enormous explosion coming from the primary checkpoint. We had been advised to go to protected rooms. I additionally hear weapons firing,” a health care provider on the Sardar Mohammad Daud Khan hospital in Kabul advised AFP. 

AFP journalists heard a second blast minutes later. 

A Taliban media spokesman confirmed each explosions.

“One explosion has occurred on the gate of the army hospital and second someplace close to the hospital, that is our preliminary info, we’ll present extra particulars later,” he advised AFP.

Qari Saeed Khosty, a spokesman for the Inside Ministry, stated Taliban particular forces have reached the realm. 

“The blast has brought on casualties, particulars will probably be shared later,” he stated.

(This story has not been edited by NDTV workers and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)