Mohsini also said 25 Taliban fighters were killed in the gunbattle that started late on April 11 and lasted until morning. No immediately took responsibility for the bombing.
Elsewhere, the Taliban stormed an Afghan Local Police (ALP) check-post in the Kanjak area of the Imam Sahib district of northern Kunduz province.
Ordinary Afghans are increasingly in the crosshairs of militants, a United Nations report showed Thursday, with the number of civilians killed or wounded in attacks deliberately targeting them more than doubling in the first quarter.
Meanwhile Kabul based TOLO News network reports that Ali Shams Dost, the district governor of Khwaja Omri district of eastern Ghazni province was killed along with seven policemen in na Taliban attack early Thursday.
Reacting to the development, the Taliban reportedly said that it has captured the district, a claim which was rejected by local law enforcers.
"Afghan civilians continue to suffer, caught in the conflict, in ways that are preventable; this must stop now", said Ingrid Hayden, the secretary-general's deputy special representative for Afghanistan. Fifteen security forces were killed. The attackers planted mines to prevent government reinforcements from coming and quickly took responsibility for the attack.
(G.N.S) DT.12 Authorities on Thursday said that Taliban fighters attacked a government compound in central Afghanistan overnight which killed three district officials and 15 security forces.
Nine other security personnel were also wounded. Later, the Taliban left the headquarters and government security forces returned.
He said that 14 people including the governor were killed in the district itself, and that the Taliban then ambushed a relief force as it was leaving the provincial capital of Ghazni City, killing six police officers.
Truman and escorting ships are heading to the Persian Gulf and are scheduled to arrive in about early May", he said. The Syrian government and its ally Russian Federation have denied that such an attack ever happened.
Saturday Afternoon: It'll stay breezy and cooler through the day on Saturday with a fair number of clouds around through mid-day. Snow overspreads the area Sunday afternoon, with the bulk of the accumulating snow coming Sunday night into Monday morning.
Modi avowed the BJP's journey from "Shunya" to "Shikhar" is due to the stupendous efforts of the party's " karyakartas ". Recalling the foundation of the BJP, Modi said: "BJP was born Mumbai in extremely tough circumstances".
A Senate vote could come Thursday on the nomination of Andrew Wheeler to serve as EPA's deputy administrator. Correction: A comment from the EPA previously included in this story was not referring to Kevin Chmielewski.
Daniel Ricciardo , on the other hand, suffered an electrical problem which shut down his vehicle forcing him to end his race. Hamilton had his work cut out starting from ninth, and managed to achieve the podium finish he would have been hoping for.
According to Diario Gol , Los Blancos are offering €50m (£43m) plus Spain worldwide Isco for the free-scoring Egyptian. This is ahead of their English Premier League clash against local rivals Everton at Goodison Park.
The attack is the latest in a string across Europe in which vehicles have been used to attack crowds of people in public places. There is no information on whether there is a connection between the van driving into the crowd and the planned demonstration.
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