Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, Jan. 29
By Huseyn Hasanov – Trend:
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has extended condolences to President of Afghanistan Mohammad Ashraf Ghani in connection with the terrorist attack in the city of Kabul, which resulted in numerous casualties.
On Saturday, a blast hit the diplomatic quarter of Kabul, where the embassies of other countries and many government buildings are located. The attack was perpetrated by a terrorist, who was driving an explosives-packed ambulance.
The Taliban terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attack.
The death toll in Saturday's fierce attack in the Afghan capital rose to 103 people, while the number of those wounded increased to 235, Sputnik reported, citing 1TV channel.