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Taliban announces stance as suicide bombers attack Sikh temple in Kabul city

25 Mar 2020 The Khaama Press News Agency

The Taliban group announced that the Islamic Emirate is not involved in today’s attack on Sikh temple in Kabul city.

Taliban spokesperson Zabiullah Mujahid in a statement said the Islamic Emirate has no link with the attack in Shor Bazar area of Kabul.

Tariq Arian, a spokesperson for the Ministry of Interior confirmed that a group of suicide bombers intruded into a Sikh temple in Shor Bazar area at around 7:45 am local time.

Arian further added that the security forces rescued the majority of people who were trapped inside the temple.

Meanwhile, the Ministry of Interior said the attack left at least 25 people dead and 8 others wounded.

The ISIS terrorist group claimed responsibility for the attack.

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