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Taliban set 200 fuel trucks on fire in Kabul

Smoke rises from burning fuel trucks on July 5, 2014 following an overnight attack by Taliban militants in Chawk-e-Arghandi on the outskirts of KabulA Taliban bomb attack on the outskirts of Kabul set fire to some 200 fuel trucks that the militants claimed were supplying foreign troops in Afghanistan, officials said Saturday. The tankers were set ablaze as they sat in a parking lot waiting to enter the Afghan capital, which is currently gripped by a fraud dispute over presidential elections last month. Taliban insurgents fighting a 13-year-war against US-led forces in Afghanistan often attack western supply convoys and claimed responsibility for the late Friday night attack. “At around 10:30 pm dozens of fuel tankers belonging to private companies caught fire,” Kabul police spokesman Hashmat Stanikzai told AFP.

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