NewsWorld

Afghanistan: more than 30 people died in attacks on presidential election day

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (OBSERVATORY) — At least 32 people died, another 123 people were injured in Afghanistan as a result of 113 attacks on the day of the presidential election, the local agency Pajhwok reports.

According to him, the Taliban militants have claimed responsibility for 64 attacks.

Earlier, the Khaama Press agency reported that on the day of the presidential election, Afghan special services eliminated 34 Taliban militants, and another 18 Taliban were detained.

In Afghanistan, the presidential election took place on Saturday.

Voting took place with enhanced security measures amid a statement by the radical Taliban group about its intention to disrupt the vote.

However, there were no reports of major attacks, similar to those that occurred in the previous two weeks. Dozens of people became victims of several terrorist attacks in September; the Taliban claimed responsibility for them.

Online:

This article is written and prepared by our foreign editors writing for OBSERVATORY NEWS from different countries around the world – material edited and published by OBSERVATORY staff in our newsroom.

Our Standards, Terms of Use: Standard Terms And Conditions.

OBSERVATORY NEWS — Breaking news source, real-time coverage of the world’s events, life, politics, business, finance, economy, markets, war and conflict zones.

Contact us: [email protected]

Stay connected with News Observatory and Observatory Newsroom, also with our online services and never lost the breaking news stories happening around the world.

Support The OBSERVATORY from as little as $1 – it only takes a minute. Thank you.

We are NEWS OBSERVATORY — the only funding and support we get from people – we are categorically not funded by any political party, any government somewhere or from any grouping that supports certain interests – the only support that makes OBSERVATORY possible came from you.