Press Release View:240 :2017-12-05

About three consecutive explosions in the city of Jalalabad


Press release


AIHRC strongly condemns the explosions in the city of Jalalabad, which resulted in civilian casualties, and expresses its concern at the increase in civilian casualties.

The targeting civilians and public places is an inhumane and illegal act that is explicitly against the instructions of the holy religion of Islam, national laws and international rules.

AIHRC calls on the anti-government armed groups to avoid targeting civilians and public places, and respects all the provisions of IHL and stop committing further war crimes.

AIHRC calls on the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and security, intelligence and justice organs to ensure the safety and security of the citizens, and try to identify, arrest and prosecute the perpetrators of such crimes, and also render necessary assistance to the victims of this incident.