Mysterious shooting near the Russian embassy in Kabul

Mysterious shooting near the Russian embassy in Kabul
Mysterious shooting near the Russian embassy in Kabul

On Friday, Russian media reported that a shooting incident occurred near the headquarters of the Moscow embassy in the Afghan capital, Kabul.

She confirmed that the shooting in the vicinity of the Russian embassy was followed by the sound of the sirens of police cars.

The information also indicated that a Taliban vehicle arrived at the scene to inspect the situation.

In addition, calm returned to the area, while the circumstances of the accident were still unknown, amid information that the shooting came to keep one of them away from the building.

Putin to the Afghan government: Keep your promises

These developments came at a time when Russian President Vladimir Putin stressed the need to urge the new Afghan authorities to fulfill their promises.

A Taliban fighter on a street in Kabul (archive – AFP)

He also called for using the capabilities of the organization to prevent the spread of terrorism, drug trafficking and extremism from Afghanistan, proposing the resumption of the work of the contact group in the organization for cooperation between it and Kabul.

This comes at a time when the Afghan situation, which has been threatened by a political and economic crisis since the Taliban took control of the country, raises the concern of neighboring countries, especially Iran and Pakistan.

The Taliban had taken control of the capital, Kabul, weeks ago, after Afghan President Ashraf Ghani fled the country, and the withdrawal of US and NATO forces from the country was completed.

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