Over 15 Civilians Casualties In Ghazni, Wardak

At least six civilians were killed and eight more wounded in a roadside explosion in the Dara-e-Qiad area of Ghazni’s Jaghatu district on Saturday.

Wahidullah Jumazada, spokesperson for the provincial governor, said the explosion happened when the civilian vehicle struck a roadside bomb.

The casualties include women and children.

No group has taken responsibility for the attack.

In another incident in Wardak province’s Sayedabad district, three members of a family, a man and his two sons, were killed when a mortar round hit their house in Sultankhel village on Saturday.

Mohibullah Sharifzai, spokesperson for the Wardak governor, said a probe has been called to investigate who fired the mortar.

12 / July 2020