Deputy Provincial Council Head, Bodyguard Injured in Kunduz Explosion

Safiullah Amiri, deputy head of the Kunduz provincial council and his bodyguard were wounded in a blast on Tuesday morning, local media reported.

Muhammad Yusuf Ayoubi, the head of Kunduz Provincial Council said the blast happened in Haji Amiri valley in Kunduz city on Tuesday.

According to Ayoubi, an IED placed in a bicycle detonated when the vehicle of Amiri passed the area.

No group has claimed responsibility for the incident so far.

26 / January 2021