Three magnetic bombs exploded in three different locations around Kabul city on Saturday early morning causing casualties, officials confirmed.

Initial explosion took place in Sarak-e-Naw area of Chehlsotoon at around 6:30, a magnetic mine was placed in a private Toyota vehicle that killed one civilian and injured two others.

The second bomb targeting a police vehicle exploded in Hangarha square of district 15, injuring two policemen, Ferdaus Faramarz, a spokesperson to Kabul police said.

Another magnetic bomb exploded in Company area of district 5, no casualties reported.

In another separate incident in Kart-e-Naw area of Kabul, two Afghan national army were killed by unknown gunmen, the Ministry of Defense confirmed.

The victims are a colonel who used to work for the logistics department of the Defense Ministry and his driver.

According to reports, the number of security incidents in Kabul city have increased.


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