Attack in Kabul: “Mother, get up!”

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At least three people were killed in explosions of bombs dumped on the roadside in Afghanistan. A video of children crying for their injured mother at the scene of the attack now causes great horror.

Shocking video: Two children, one of whom is covered in blood, cry and scream. One of them calls out: “Mother, get up!”

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In Afghanistan, a video of crying and bleeding children at an attack in Kabul on Sunday caused horror. According to police, at least two people were killed and five others were injured in the attack, which was apparently directed against Afghan security forces.

 The  video, which was recorded immediately after the attack, shows corpses lying on the street and two small children, crying over an unconscious woman.

Both children, one of whom is covered in blood, are crying and screaming. One of them calls out: “Mother, get up!” © www.de24.news

 The  man filming the scene tells the children to calm down as the woman is carried away.

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 The  video spread in the online networks under the hashtag «Mother, get up!», And many users expressed their horror. © www.de24.news

 The  Twitter user Edschas Maliksada wrote that the sight of the mother and her children was “unbearable”. © www.de24.news

 The  politician Fausia Kufi, who is involved in the government’s peace negotiations with the radical Islamic Taliban, asked how the attackers could reconcile the images of the children crying for their mother with their conscience. “This has to stop!” She demanded.

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Bloody Sunday in Afghanistan: At least three people were killed in explosions of bombs deposited on the roadside, including a child.

Bloody Sunday in Afghanistan: At least three people were killed in explosions of bombs deposited on the roadside, including a child.

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Police spokesman Ferdaus Faramars said a bomb aimed at a patrol car has detonated in the capital, Kabul.

A bomb aimed at a patrol car has detonated in the capital Kabul, said police spokesman Ferdaus Faramars.

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The driver and a child were killed nearby, five other civilians - including children - were injured.

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 The  driver and a child were killed nearby, five other civilians – including children – were injured.

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A spokesman for the Kabul police later said the woman from the video was seriously injured in the attack. Her two children were treated for minor injuries. Initially, no one confessed to the attack. © www.de24.news

 The  Taliban, who regularly attack Afghan security forces, rejected any responsibility.

Despite the peace negotiations between the government and the Taliban, the attacks in Afghanistan had recently increased again. In the past few weeks there have been repeated attacks, especially in Kabul. Politicians, journalists and human rights activists were increasingly targeted by extremists.

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 The  Afghan authorities always blamed the Taliban for the attacks. © www.de24.news

 The  Taliban denied the allegations. Some of the attacks were claimed by the Islamic State (IS) jihadist militia.

(AFP)





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