Security sources said Thursday, a corolla-type vehicle was targeted by a magnetic IED in Kabul city, in which one person is killed.

Kabul police spokesman, Ferdaws Faramarz said the blast occurred at around 11:25 a.m. on Thursday morning, near Kabul University.

According to police two people were killed in the explosion.

According to reports, one of the killed individuals was Mubashir Muslimyar, a Kabul University lecturer who had been arrested by NDS over allegations of promoting IS propaganda, killed by a bomb on his car near the university.

Kabul police said an investigation team had arrived at the scene to further look into the incident.

This is the second explosion in one Day in the capital of Afghanistan.

The first blast occurred in the Sarai Jaali area in PD10 of Kabul city, when a police vehicle was targeted by a magnetic mine, no individual was hurt or killed in the incident.

So far, no one has claimed responsibility for the blasts.

This comes as insecurity, magnetic IEDs, and targeted killings have intensified across Afghanistan, especially in Kabul, people on a daily basis are evident to blasts and killings.


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