Rockets land near Afghan presidential palace: Report
Rockets fell as President Ghani and other officials were offering Eid prayers
Afghanistan's presidential palace reportedly came under rocket attack Tuesday as officials were offering congregational Eid al-Adha prayers inside.
At least three rockets fell near the presidential palace in the capital Kabul, Tolo News reported.
President Ashraf Ghani along with other Kabul administration officials were attending the prayers to mark the Muslim holiday.
The report added that the rockets were fired from the Parwan-e-Se area in northern Kabul’s District 18. The area has been cordoned off.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.