Thursday, June 22, in the administrative center of Helmand province in southern Afghanistan near the Bank branch, a car exploded. The explosion at least 15 people were killed and over 50 were hospitalized, AFP reports.
A large number of victims due to the fact that the explosion occurred around noon, when the entrance to the Bank was a big queue of citizens who came for their salaries.
None of the terrorist groups has claimed responsibility for the attack but authorities suggest that the attack was carried out by the Taliban.
Recall that in the last month, during which Muslims celebrate the Ramadan, in Afghanistan, increased attacks by the Taliban.
At the end of may in Kabul occurred the bloodiest attack in the Afghan capital since the overthrow of the Taliban in 2001. May 31, near the building of the German Embassy bomb exploded a tanker for transportation of water. The result of this attack, more than 150 people were killed and over 400 were injured.