Terrorist attack to Sikh temple in Kabul
ISWNews Analysis Group: Unknown individuals attacked Sikhs temple in Kabul and took hostage all the people in it, roughly 200 persons.
Taliban rejected any connection with the attack, but shortly after, ISIS took responsibility of the attack.
So far, 24 people have been killed and 10 others injured. The death toll are rising…
Sikhs are a small religious minority in Afghanistan. They have been the target of attacks by extremists in the past.
In 2018, the Sikh community was targeted in a suicide bombing that killed over a dozen people in the city of Jalalabad in Afghan’s East. The Islamic State claimed responsibility for the assault.
Also, earlier this month, the group killed 32 people and injured dozens in an attack on a political gathering in the capital.