Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Egypt condemned Thursday terrorist attacks that targeted a hospital in the Afghan capital Kabul and a funeral in the state of Nangarhar in eastern Afghanistan, killing and wounding dozens, including women and children.
In a statement, Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs offered condolences to the government and people of Afghanistan, and the victims' families, wishing the wounded a speedy recovery.
The ministry affirmed in its statement Egypt's complete rejection of all forms of terrorism, violence and extremism, and its solidarity with Afghanistan.
On Thursday, a truck packed with explosives blew up near a court in the eastern Afghan city of Gardez killing at least five people, Reuters reported.
Earlier on Tuesday, gunmen attacked a maternity hospital in Kabul, killing 24 people, including new mothers and newborn babies.