Sunday, January 20, 2013
Kabul (BNA) Governor of Herat survived from Taliban attack.
Officials in Herat say that two suicide attackers were planning to assassinate local official, but failed.
Reports indicate that about one o’clock yesterday afternoon two suicide attackers were riding on a motorcycle carrying explosives, wanted to target the office of Nesar Ahmad Popal but before arriving there the explosive exploded and took their lives.
Nesar Ahmad Popal Guzara governor district of Herat said BNA, in this explosion only the attackers were killed.
The governor confirms that he was the target of assassination.
During current year the governor was the target of the assassination attempts on his life for several times but fortunately remained saved from the attacks.