72 AFGHANS INCLUDING 13 TROOPS KILLED
Bomb attack in Afghanistan shakes American administration in which 60 Afghan people and 13 US troops killed. The bombing was claimed by the ISIS group outside the airport where 1000 Afghans were going to flee their country. But just hours before of take-off major attack was imminent.
President Joe Biden Reflected blow to his presidency and vowed to punish the ISIS group and said,
."We will not forgive. We will not forget. We will hunt you down and make you pay "
The death of the 13 American troops was the worst single-day toll for the US military in Afghanistan since 2011. A clearly shaken Biden went before TV cameras to deal with the American people about the attacks, describing the killed US troops as heroes. The US Government and its allies had raised the alarm earlier within the day with a series of advisories warning their citizens to avoid the airport.
In recent years, the ISIS State's Afghanistan-Pakistan chapter has been accountable for a number of the deadliest attacks in those countries.
In recent years, the ISIS State's Afghanistan-Pakistan chapter has been responsible for some of the deadliest attacks in those countries.
Australian defense, Minister Peter Dutton expressed sorrow and said "These are people that are even more extreme than the Taliban and are basically at war with the Taliban. So it is a horribly complex situation,"
Fighters claiming allegiance to ISIS began appearing in eastern Afghanistan at the tip of 2014 and have established a reputation for extreme brutality. they need to claim responsibility for suicide attacks on civilians, government targets, and ethnic and sectarian minorities.
The bombings raise questions about the measures taken to guard US forces, who face an August 31 deadline to withdraw from the country and to complete an airlift that has thus far evacuated nearly 100,000 people.