UN Security Council Condemns Kabul’s Deadly School Attack


The members of the Security Council condemned in “the strongest terms the atrocious and cowardly terrorist attack that took place in Kabul, Afghanistan, on 8 May 2021,” the UN said in a statement on Monday night.

The attack, which took place at Sayed-ul-Shuhada High School in the Dasht-e-Barchi area in Kabul’s District 13, resulted in the deaths of more than 60 people, many of whom were girls. More than 150 civilians were wounded.

“The members of the Security Council expressed their deepest sympathy and condolences to the families of the victims and to the Government of Afghanistan and they wished a speedy and full recovery to those who were injured,” the council said in a statement.

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Source: TOLO News

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