The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for Monday’s deadly attack on a hotel in the Afghan capital used by Chinese businessmen.
The group said two of its employees “attacked a large hotel frequented by Chinese diplomats and businessmen in Kabul, where they detonated two explosive devices concealed in two bags,” one of them. aimed at the party for Chinese guests and the other aimed at the reception hall.
IS said in a statement that one of the fighters threw a grenade at Taliban officers who were trying to stop them, while the other started detonating an explosive device he had planted on the hotel room door. and opened fire on hotel guests.
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