Tuesday, Sep 23, 2014

Timeline: Attack on Indian establishments in Afghanistan

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Express News Service | Kabul | Posted: May 23, 2014 11:20 am | Updated: May 23, 2014 12:09 pm

The latest attack on Indian Consulate in Afghanistan, is not the first of its kind where many innocent Indian families have come under attack and lost their loved ones.

Here is a quick flashback of some similar attacks on Indians in Afghanistan:

August 03, 2013: Three suicide attackers killed at least nine civilians, most of them children, in an attack Saturday on the Indian consulate in an eastern Afghan city near the border with Pakistan, security officials said.

February 26, 2010: At least nine Indians were among 16 people killed as Taliban suicide bombers carried out a string of attacks in the heart of Kabul,in yet another incident targeting Indian interests in Afghanistan.

October 08, 2009: The 2009 Kabul Indian embassy attack was a suicide bomb attack on the Indian embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan that killed 17 people and wounded 63.

July 07, 2008: A suicide car bomber hit the outside wall of the Indian embassy in a crowded neighborhood in Kabul on Monday, killing 41 people and wounding more than 140.

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