Tuesday June 20, 2017 9:25
's oldest unidentified gunmen on Tuesday, on the execution of eight Afghan guards working at the base of " Bagram ", the largest US bases located 50 kilometers to the north distance from the capital , Kabul .
Quoted "sunrise News" channel Abdushukur Quddusi district officer of Bagram Directorate, as saying, gunmen stopped a car carrying guards a group heading towards the base, and sprayed it with bullets, killing eight and wounding two others.
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The source confirmed that all the victims were residents of Bagram Directorate and residents have evacuated the injured to hospitals in the capital, this and until this moment , no one has claimed responsibility for the attack, but the movement of cells of the Taliban are from time to time and other rocket attacks and booby - trapping roads by roadside bombs against foreign troops and government elements in Region.
It includes the huge Bagram air base, which derives its name from the name of the region, an airport and a large prison, in addition to other logistics departments and are subject to tight security measures.
It is noteworthy that Bagram, located north of the Afghan capital , Kabul , about 50 kilometers, is the largest foreign bases run by US forces at the base of Afghanistan , and are exposed regularly to attacks from the "Taliban", in last December, a suicide bomber on a motorcycle himself near Al - Qaeda, which led to the deaths of six US soldiers, in an attack described at the time as the deadliest against foreign military in Afghanistan in 2015.