KABUL – an explosion Saturday at least twenty people to life during a festive gathering of unarmed Taliban fighters and Afghan security officials in the eastern Nangarhar province. That has the spokesman for the governor confirmed.
Reconciliation between the Taliban fighters and Afghan security officials.
There are, according to initial reports, among the victims except soldiers also civilians. It is still unclear whether it was an accident or an attack. Initially, the presumption that a missile at a Taliban vehicle was detonated. According to local authorities, it was a car bomb.
The gathering was part of the three-day truce that the Taliban have promulgated at the end of the ramadan, in celebration of the sugar feast.
Afghans celebrations during cease-fire
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