Watch: Eid prayer amid rocket attack in Afghanistan

PUBLISHED ON JUL 21, 2021 03:48 PM IST
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  • In a video captured by Afghan news portals, President Ashraf Ghani and a gathering were seen offering Eid prayers while rockets struck near the Presidential palace. Only one person was seen panicking as the sound of exploding missiles echoed in the palace courtyard. The rest of the gathering calmly offered prayers. The Asian country is currently in the grips of a civil war between government forces and the Taliban. USA's exit without a comprehensive peace deal has led to increased violence. Watch the full video for more.


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