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Afghanistan’s envoy to US claims Pakistan Army supplying military equipment to LeT in Kashmir, Taliban in Kabul

According to Qarar, the equipment used during today’s suicide attack on an Afghan army unit were also supplied by Pakistan Army.

Edited by: India TV News Desk, Kabul [ Updated: January 29, 2018 17:50 IST ]
Afghanistan envoy to the United States Majeed Qarar
Image Source : TWITTER Afghanistan envoy to the United States Majeed Qarar

Afghanistan envoy to the United States Majeed Qarar today claimed that Pakistan Army has been supplying military equipment to terror group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) in Kashmir and Taliban in Afghanistan.

According to Qarar, the equipment used during today’s suicide attack on an Afghan army unit were also supplied by Pakistan Army. 

“The night vision goggles found with Taliban attackers in maiwand's ANA base were military grade goggles (Not sold to public) procured by Pak army from a British company & supplied 2 Lashkar-e-Tayyeba in Kashmir & Taliban in Afghanistn. Lashkar-e-Tayyeba is an int'l terrorist org (sic),” he tweeted.

Earlier this morning, at least 15 people,  including 11 soldiers, were killed during a suicide attack on the Military University in PD5 of Kabul city. Terror group Islamic State had claimed the responsibility for attack.

According to Afghan Presidential Spokesman Shahhussain Murtazawi, the attackers were restricted to the first gate of the academy. One of the insurgents involved in the attack was also arrested by the security forces. 

The attack comes days after an explosive-laden ambulance was detonated in a busy area close to Kabul's infamous Chicken Street, killing 103 people. 

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