“Pre-election” terrorist attacks

«Предвыборные» теракты

More than 20 people became victims of the terrorist attack in Takhar province in Northern Afghanistan. The explosion occurred at a campaign rally in the district of Rustaq, where he gave the woman candidate.

According to police, the bomb exploded motorcycle. Injuring a few dozen audience — both civilians and law enforcement officers guarding the rally.

Observers, both Afghan and foreign — are afraid that extremists will be able to once again disrupt the vote.

Parliamentary elections in Afghanistan scheduled for the 20th of October. They were postponed over two years because of instability and activity of extremists. The current election campaign was also marred by the constant attacks against candidates and their supporters.

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