Afghanistan safety companies investing the dual blast in capital Kabul and the jap province of Nangarhar on Might 12, suspect the position of Haqqani community behind the fidayeen assault. A number of gunmen disguised as policemen attacked a Kabul hospital killing 16 folks together with two new child infants.
Notably, part of this hospital is run by a global humanitarian organisation Docs With out Borders. Over 40 folks have been killed in two terror assaults in Afghanistan.
Afghanistan’s former deputy minister of defence, Tamim Asey, mentioned that anyone who is aware of the ABC of the Afghan security-intel panorama is aware of that solely Haqqani had such operational capabilities to launch an assault within the extremely guarded metropolis of Kabul.
“The Q just isn’t IF however HOW? ISKP has a long-standing relation with Haqqani. Moreover, anyone who is aware of the ABC of the Afghan security-intel panorama is aware of that solely Haqqani had such operational capabilities in a extremely guarded and closely scrutinized metropolis like Kabul,” tweeted Tamim Asey.
In one other assault, a suicide bomber focused the funeral of a police officer within the Nangarhar province, killing 24 folks. The federal government and police officers have been additionally current on the funeral when the assault befell.
The Afghanistan safety companies lately had arrested high ISIS Commander Zia Ul-Haq, often known as Abu Omar Khorasani, together with two different high Daesh leaders.
Final week, in a joint operation with Afghan police and Nationwide Directorate of Safety (NDS) particular forces apprehended Khorasani, who’s Daesh chief for the south and east areas of Asia and an Afghanistan citizen, within the Kart-e-Naw space of Kabul metropolis. The 2 different terrorists–the terror group’s head of public relations and its intelligence head–were additionally apprehended.
The NDS in an announcement after the raid mentioned, “The group was comprised Daesh and Haqqani community members and led by Sanatullah, a Daesh commander, and was concerned within the rocket assault on President Ghani’s inauguration ceremony, the assault on the Sikh temple in Kabul.’’
India’s Ministry of Exterior Affairs (MEA) issued an announcement to precise robust condemnation of the terrorist assaults in Afghanistan. It mentioned, “India strongly condemns the barbaric terrorist assaults in opposition to harmless civilians, together with girls and youngsters, on the Dasht-e-Barchi hospital maternity ward, funeral in Nangarhar province and the Military verify publish in Laghman province on Might 11-12. Such reprehensible assaults, together with on moms, newly born kids, nurses, and mourning households are appalling and represent crimes in opposition to humanity.”
Counter-terror operatives from India and Afghanistan consider that Pakistan companies may very well be behind the assault. “We’re heading in the direction of a unclean battle the place the master-puppeteers will solely change names, flags and mode of operation of their puppets. This battle will solely get extra savage and dirtier as we close to peace. Will probably be carried out unmanned and with out duty to please their masters,” tweeted Asey.
Afghanistan Nationwide Safety Advisor (NSA) Hamdullah Mohib mentioned that the Afghanistan authorities and worldwide companions have a duty to carry the Taliban and their sponsors accountable. Mohib tweeted, “The assaults of the final two months present us and the world that Taliban and their sponsors don’t and didn’t intend to pursue peace. Their assaults this spring in opposition to Afghans are akin to the extent of preventing seasons. Worldwide companions have a duty to carry the Taliban and their sponsors accountable. The rationale to pursue peace is to finish this mindless violence. This isn’t peace, nor its beginnings.”
There was no speedy declare of duty for both assault. Taliban has denied its involvement in each the assaults.
In accordance with Indian safety companies, the Taliban will deny in order that they’re projected as a accountable organisation consistent with the US Taliban settlement. ISI will use the title of ISKP or unknown outfits to assert the duty.
In an announcement, India mentioned, “There might be no justification for such continued acts of terrorism. The perpetrators of such heinous acts and their sponsors and supporters ought to be held accountable and delivered to justice. They need to be compelled to eradicate secure havens and sanctuaries which have abetted terrorism within the area for many years and induced immense miseries to an untold variety of folks within the area.”
Earlier, Indian safety companies had expressed apprehension that after the withdrawal of US troops, Pakistan’s companies will perform assaults on Indian embassies and consulates in Afghanistan.