The Afghan security forces have managed to foil a suicide attack by anti-government armed militants in capital Kabul.
According to 101st Asmayee Zone of the Afghan National Police, security forces confiscated eight kilograms of explosives and ball bearings professionally packed for the attack.
The explosives were planted near the 15th block in Arzan Qeemat area in the vicinity of the 12th of the police district of the city.
The main target of the potential suicide attack has not been ascertained so far and no suspect has been arrested in connection to the attack plot.
At least fifty people were killed in the attack and dozens of others were wounded with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group claiming responsibility for the incident.
The terrorist group has not commented on the botched suicide attack by their operative.