Turkey condemns attack on Russian embassy in Afghanistan


The Turkish Foreign Ministry “strongly” condemned the terrorist attack that took place in front of the Russian embassy in the Afghan capital, Kabul.


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement on Monday that it had received with sadness the news of the injury and death of many people – including embassy employees – as a result of the suicide attack.

The Turkish Ministry expressed its condolences to Russia and the Afghan people and wished a speedy recovery for the injured.


Earlier on Monday, Khaled Zadran, a spokesman for Kabul police, announced that the suicide attack killed 4 civilians and two Russian embassy employees, and wounded many civilians.