No one immediately claim responsibility for the attack, but both Taliban insurgents and the Islamic State group are active in the capital and have carried out attacks in the past. The Taliban effectively control around half the country and have continued to carry out daily attacks on Afghan security forces. Elsewhere, a Taliban suicide bomber killed four police officers early on July 28 in an attack on a police station in the eastern Ghazni Province, according to Ahmad Khan Serat, a spokesman for the provincial police. The two sides appear to be closing in on an agreement in which the U. The Taliban and the Islamic State group’s affiliate in Afghanistan are sharply divided over ideology and tactics, with the Taliban largely confining their attacks to government targets and Afghan and international security forces.
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