Taliban opens fire at people at rally for support of national flag

Source : 112 Ukraine

A few wounded and deceased are reported
15:37, 18 August 2021

The Taliban has shelled the people who came for the rally for the support of the national flag in Nangarhar province as the ToloNews Telegram channel reported.

“The citizens of Nangarhar march with the tricolored flag of the country! The Taliban in response shelled them,” the video shows.

Besides, as a result of the shelling, a few people were wounded; deceased reported. The precise number of victims is unknown.

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On August 15, the Taliban militants seized Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani said that he had left the country to avoid bloodshed as the Taliban entered the capital Kabul.

As we reported, as of April 2021 (until the last active offensive of the Taliban militants), the war in Afghanistan claimed the lives of over 71,000 civilians.

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