The United Nations High Commissionaire for Refugees (UNHCR) called yesterday’s terrorist attack in Kandahar city in which caused the death of three employees of the organization and injury of two others.

This is a tragedy for UNHCR and for the families of the dead and wounded. It also underscores the great risks for humanitarian workers in Afghanistan, said High Commissioner for Refugees Ant nio Guterres in a statement.

I am hugely saddened. All of us at UNHCR stand in solidarity with the families of those who have died or been injured.