KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says at least two security guards have been killed after two suicide bombers launched a coordinated attack on a lawmaker’s house in eastern Nangarhar province.

Attahullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor, said both suicide bombers detonated suicide vests full of explosive outside of parliamentarian Zahir Qader’s house in Jalalabad, the provincial capital, on Wednesday morning.

One guard was wounded in the attack, said Khogyani.

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Top Afghan security officials in regular contacts with Taliban in Pakistan and Qatar

Top Afghan security officials are in regular contact with the Taliban leadership in Pakistan and Qatar as efforts are underway to encourage the group to participate in peace talks, it has been reported. The Associated Press reported regarding the regular contacts between the top Afghan security officials and the Taliban leadership, citing the credible documents

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Coordinated suicide attack near Afghan lawmaker’s house in Jalalabad city

By Khaama Press on 30 Aug 2017 11:33am – No Comments

A coordinated suicide attack took place close to the residence of an Afghan lawmaker in Jalalabad city, the provincial capital of Nangarhar province. According to the local government officials, the incident took place earlier today after two suicide bombers attempted to storm the residence of Haji Zahir Qadir. The provincial government media office in a  Read full story »