SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says a civilian aid worker from San Francisco was killed in a weekend attack on a U.N. vehicle in Afghanistan. He identified the worker as Anil Raj, an American citizen.
The attack Sunday in the Afghan capital of Kabul also wounded five other aid workers.READ MORE: Bacon May Disappear From San Francisco Bay Area Breakfast Menus
Pompeo told reporters Tuesday that attacks targeting U.N. personnel helping the Afghan people are “unconscionable.”READ MORE: Pedestrian Killed Crossing Kirker Pass Road In Concord
No one immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing, but both Taliban and the Islamic State group are active in the capital and have repeatedly claimed previous attacks.MORE NEWS: Bicyclist Fatally Struck While Riding Wrong-Way On I-580 In Oakland
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