ANP discovered and defused one rocket during a patrol in Paghman district of Kabul, Oct. 27, 2020.

KABUL, Afghanistan – Afghan National Police foiled an attempted attack in Kabul, after discovering one rocket during a patrol in Paghman district of the capital city, said the Ministry of Interior Affairs Tuesday.

“ANP discovered & defused one rocket during a patrol in Paghman district of Kabul,” said MoIA in a tweet. “The terrorists had prepared the rocket to launch on Kabul City.”

Meanwhile, in several other operations throughout the country, the security officials detected a huge number of explosives and grenades.

“ANP bomb disposal unit detected six roadside bombs planted by terrorists in Sar-e-Pul, Laghman, Nangarhar & Nimruz provinces,” the tweet added.

“As a result of search operation, ANP seized 19 hand grenades in Maimana City of Faryab.” Officials did not provide further details on the operations carried in several provinces.

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  • Muhammad Arif Sheva holds a B.A degree in Journalism from Int'l Peace Leadership College Rizal, Philippines. Sheva works as an editor and content writer for Khaama Press.