The Islamic State came out and announced that they had assassinated a U.S. military commander in Kabul, however, it has been reported that the claim is false. A military officer was injured in a bombing attack, but no lives were lost in the attack. It has been confirmed, however, that the Taliban have taken over and are no in control of a police headquarters in the area.
The Islamic States news agency claimed that they had assassinated a U.S. military commander in Kabul. The attack was reportedly executed by an explosive device. Two Afghan soldiers were claimed to have been killed in the attack as well.
However, NATO has denied the claim. The statement by NATO said, “There is no truth to any claims that a U.S. military commander was killed in today’s Kabul explosion, several ANA members were wounded only.”