Afghanistan: Explosions and Gunfire Near Taliban’s Grand Assembly Venue in Kabul

Multiple explosions and gunfire were heard near Loya Jirga hall, a location in Kabul where Afghan religious scholars and tribal elders had gathered for the Taliban’s grand assembly, according to local sources.

According to the sources, on Thursday afternoon in Kabul, clash involving light and heavy weaponry began close to where the Afghan Ulema and tribal elders were gathered for a Taliban’s assembly.

The Loya Jirga hall was the scene of many videos that were simultaneously released on social media, in which gunshots were being heard.

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Source: Khaama Press