Putin expressed condolences in connection with the attack in Kabul

The President of Russia Vladimir Putin the President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani in connection with the attack in Kabul, which occurred on 23 July during a demonstration. This was reported on the website of the President.

Putin strongly condemned the incident and expressed readiness to continue cooperation with Afghanistan in the fight against terrorism.

The Russian President expressed sympathy to the families of the victims and wished those injured a speedy recovery.

The attack in Kabul occurred on July 23. During a demonstration of the Hazara Shia of Mongolian and Iranian descent living in Central Afghanistan, one of the terrorists in women’s clothes made up in the crowd. All of the bombers were three. The second terrorist has not worked a suicide belt, and the third was killed by the security personnel.

The attack killed 80 people, 230 were wounded. Responsibility for the act of terrorism was assumed by the terrorist group “Islamic state”, banned in Russia.