Kabul, Ta. Monday 30 August 2021
Taliban spokesman in Afghanistan, Zabihullah Mujahid, condemned the US airstrike in the capital Kabul on Sunday. He said arbitrary attacks in other countries are illegal.
Spokesman Zabihullah said seven civilians were also killed in the attack. “If there was a potential threat in Afghanistan, we should have informed them,” Mujahid said. No other country is attacked arbitrarily.
Pentagon officials said the bomber struck in front of a US military base shortly after noon. The bomber struck in front of a US military base shortly after noon. “We have taken this step keeping in view the potential danger,” the officials said. US Central Command said it was gathering information on the number of civilians killed in the drone strikes.
The Mujahid had earlier on Saturday also condemned the US drone strike in which two members of the Islamic State terrorist group were killed. The attack took place in the eastern province of Nangarhar. Two women including a child were also injured in the attack.