Fawzia Koofi, a member of negotiating team in an interview with Khaama Press, Moscow, Russia – February 2019

A member of Afghanistan’s peace negotiating team injured in an armed militants attack, Afghan peace chief negotiator said.

“Fawzia Koofi, a member of the negotiating team was attacked by unknown gunmen on Friday evening in Qarabagh district of Kabul city, Masoom Stanekzai, chief negotiator for Afghan peace process tweeted.

According to Stanekzai, Fawzia Koofi has been injured in the attack, but her health condition has been reported to be satisfatory.

Stanikzai has called on the security institutions to investigate the issue and share the results with the media.

The first round of Intra-Afghan peace dialogue is expected to be held in Doha sometime mid this week.

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