Two Human Rights Workers Killed in Kabul


Two employees of the Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) were killed in an IED explosion that targeted their vehicle in Kabul this morning, the commission confirmed.

One of the victims was a woman who was serving as a legal adviser to the commission. Another victim was a driver.

The incident happened in PD12 of Kabul in the Pul-e-Charkhi area in the east of the city early on Saturday morning when the two employees were headed to their office.

Kabul police in a statement confirmed that it was a magnetic IED blast.

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Source: TOLO News