WORLD Afghan presidential media office denies Taliban's attack on Kabul

WORLD

Afghan presidential media office denies Taliban's attack on Kabul

Xinhua

16:24, August 15, 2021

KABUL, Aug. 15 (Xinhua) - The media office of Afghanistan's Presidential Palace on Sunday denied Taliban's attack on Kabul, saying only sporadic gun firing occurred in parts of Kabul.

Taliban fighters and local people are pictured along the street in Jalalabad province on August 15, 2021. (Photo: AFP)

No attack has taken place in Kabul, the country's security and defense forces and international partners are providing security for Kabul city, an official said on social media.

Media reports said Taliban militants have entered the city.

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