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Gunmen Storm Kabul Police Headquarters; 2 Soldiers Killed

Interior Minister Wais Ahmad Barmak says seven attackers were involved in the attacks on police headquarters in Kabul.

Kabul witnessed three explosions in two separate parts on Wednesday, security officials confirmed.

The first attack happened in Dasht-e-Barchi area in Kabul city close to PD13 Police Headquarters building, Nabjib Danish a spokesman for Interior Ministry said

Following the first blast, Danish said, two explosions occurred close to PD10 Police Headquarters compound in Shahr-e-Naw area, in downtown Kabul. 

Danish said Special Force Unit has arrived at the areas and are trying to bring the situation under control.

Addressing a press conference in Kabul on Wednesday afternoon, Interior Minister Wais Ahmad Barmak said five attackers were involved in the attack on PD10 Police Headquarters building in Kabul's Shahr-e-Naw area. 

He said two or three attackers have hidden in a nearby building in the area and that police are trying to kill the militants.

Barmak said two suicide attackers were involved in the attack on P13 Police Headquarters in Dasht-e-Barchi. 

He said two policemen were killed and two others were wounded in the attack on PD13 Police Headquarters.

The National Directorate of Security said in a statement that Haqqani network had plotted today’s suicide bombings in Kabul with the help of Lashkar-e-Taiba.  
  
However, Daesh claimed responsibility for the attack in Dasht-e-Barchi.

Afghanistan

Gunmen Storm Kabul Police Headquarters; 2 Soldiers Killed

Interior Minister Wais Ahmad Barmak says seven attackers were involved in the attacks on police headquarters in Kabul.

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Kabul witnessed three explosions in two separate parts on Wednesday, security officials confirmed.

The first attack happened in Dasht-e-Barchi area in Kabul city close to PD13 Police Headquarters building, Nabjib Danish a spokesman for Interior Ministry said

Following the first blast, Danish said, two explosions occurred close to PD10 Police Headquarters compound in Shahr-e-Naw area, in downtown Kabul. 

Danish said Special Force Unit has arrived at the areas and are trying to bring the situation under control.

Addressing a press conference in Kabul on Wednesday afternoon, Interior Minister Wais Ahmad Barmak said five attackers were involved in the attack on PD10 Police Headquarters building in Kabul's Shahr-e-Naw area. 

He said two or three attackers have hidden in a nearby building in the area and that police are trying to kill the militants.

Barmak said two suicide attackers were involved in the attack on P13 Police Headquarters in Dasht-e-Barchi. 

He said two policemen were killed and two others were wounded in the attack on PD13 Police Headquarters.

The National Directorate of Security said in a statement that Haqqani network had plotted today’s suicide bombings in Kabul with the help of Lashkar-e-Taiba.  
  
However, Daesh claimed responsibility for the attack in Dasht-e-Barchi.

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