For Immediate Release
July 24, 2017
The U.S. Embassy strongly condemns the Taliban’s suicide bombing in western Kabul today. This deadly attack on brave and dedicated Afghan public servants shows blatant disrespect for human life and the rights of all Afghans to live peacefully and free from terror. The United States stands with the people of Afghanistan at this time of tragedy and reiterates its commitment to helping them build a more secure and prosperous future for their country. We offer our deepest sympathy to everyone affected by this terrible act of cowardly violence.