The Taliban has distanced itself from rocket assaults on the Afghan presidential palace throughout Eid prayers.
Afghan Taliban spokesman Sohail Shaheen mentioned: “We now have no hand within the rocket assaults close to the presidential palace. We wish a political answer to the issue.”
“Afghan forces have joined us, whereas the Afghan negotiator has dismissed the Taliban’s declare,” Shaheen mentioned.
In accordance with Indian media, the Taliban has additionally expressed dissatisfaction with the killing of Indian journalist Danish Siddiqui in fierce clashes with Afghan forces.
– Reuters (eReuters) July 20, 2021
In a phone dialog with Maulana Yousuf Ahmed, a key Taliban commander, Indian media wrote that the Taliban had denied involvement within the assassination of Danish Siddiqui, saying “we didn’t kill the journalist, he was on the aspect of our enemies.” And when a journalist comes, he talks to us and we’re in fixed contact with the journalists.
ISIL has claimed duty for a collection of rocket assaults close to the presidential palace throughout Eid prayers in Kabul on Tuesday morning.
Mirwais Stanekzai, a spokesman for the Afghan Inside Ministry, mentioned the rocket landed at three completely different areas within the inexperienced zone exterior the palace, with no casualties, and was investigating the assault.