December 03, 2023 02:23 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
PM Modi participates in COP-28 Presidency’s session on 'Transforming Climate Finance' | Antony Blinken calls for Iraq to protect US installations | Several hostages, including grandfather and a kindergarten teacher, killed in Hamas captivity | Counting day for Mizoram assembly election changed to Dec 4 | Mysterious White Lung Syndrome spreads globally, cases reported in US, Denmark, Netherlands
ISI trained one Kabul hotel attacker: Afghanistan official claims

ISI trained one Kabul hotel attacker: Afghanistan official claims

India Blooms News Service | | 30 Jan 2018, 06:09 pm

Kabul, Jan 30 (IBNS):  Afghanistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Mahmoud Saikal on Monday claimed that one of the attackers, who was involved in  last week’s attack on Kabul Intercontinental Hotel, was trained by Pakistan's ISI.

" Abdul Qahar, father of one of the terrorists involved in last week attack on #Kabul Intercontinental Hotel, concedes his son was trained in Chaman of #Balochistan Province of #Pakistan by the Inter-Services Intelligence of Pakistan.Qahar is currently in custody of Afg authorities," he tweeted.

The Taliban had claimed responsibility for the attack.

The incident left 103 people killed.

Afghanistan has witnessed several militant attacks in the past few days.