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Afghanistan: Explosion kills three in Jalalabad01:57

Afghanistan: Explosion kills three in Jalalabad

Afghanistan, Jalalabad
February 20, 2018 at 11:20 GMT -00:00 · Published

At least three tribal elders have died and two others were wounded in an explosion that hit a hotel in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Tuesday. According to Spokesman for the Provincial Governor Attaullah Khogyani, the explosion went off on the second floor of a hotel where the elders were staying. “I heard the explosion sound here then I saw smoke, then we climbed to the second floor of the market and we saw three wounded people, here was an office of Hesarak leaders”, said one witness.“Three people were killed and two others were wounded, then we moved them to the hospital, that's the second explosion here”, affirmed another. The exact cause of the explosion remains unknown and there was no immediate claim of responsibility by any group.

Afghanistan: Explosion kills three in Jalalabad01:57
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At least three tribal elders have died and two others were wounded in an explosion that hit a hotel in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Tuesday. According to Spokesman for the Provincial Governor Attaullah Khogyani, the explosion went off on the second floor of a hotel where the elders were staying. “I heard the explosion sound here then I saw smoke, then we climbed to the second floor of the market and we saw three wounded people, here was an office of Hesarak leaders”, said one witness.“Three people were killed and two others were wounded, then we moved them to the hospital, that's the second explosion here”, affirmed another. The exact cause of the explosion remains unknown and there was no immediate claim of responsibility by any group.

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