United Nations Secretary-General Guterres condemned the rocket attack in the Afghan capital
CNews United Nations, November 21 According to a report on the United Nations website, United Nations Secretary-General Guterres issued a statement through a spokesman on the 21st condemning the rocket attack in Kabul, Afghanistan that day. There were many civilian casualties in this attack.
It was reported that rockets and improvised explosive device attacks occurred in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, that morning, killing 9 people and injuring 34. The rocket was fired from a vehicle and hit several densely populated areas. The extremist organization Islamic State has declared responsibility for launching rocket attacks on social media.
In the statement, Guterres expressed his deepest sympathy to the families of the victims and wished the injured a speedy recovery.
The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan also expressed its condolences to the families of the deceased. UNAMA said through social media that the indiscriminate attacks on civilians were deeply alarmed and those responsible must be brought to justice.
In his statement, Guterres stressed the urgency of ending the violence in Afghanistan and hoped that the Afghan peace negotiations would quickly de-escalate the conflict and stop attacks to save lives.