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Taliban Claim Responsibility for Major Attack in Afghan Capital | Source: New York Times

Afghan security personnel assessing the damage in Kabul on Wednesday after a Taliban attack on the home of the acting defense minister.

The Taliban claimed responsibility for an attack on the home of a top military official in Kabul, highlighting the insurgents’ ability to strike in the heart of the Afghan capital as they continue their sweeping military campaign. A Taliban spokesman described the ambush in Kabul as “the beginning of retaliatory attacks,” suggesting that the insurgents planned to target Afghan military officials and the small contingent of foreign troops that remain in the country.

Source: New York Times


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