Hirunews Logo
Taliban+attack+Kabul+airport
Thursday, 17 July 2014 - 10:27
Taliban attack Kabul airport
35

Shares
4,268

Views
Heavily armed militants have attacked Kabul International Airport with rocket-propelled grenades and automatic weapons, Afghan police say.

The Taliban has said it carried out the attack.

Eyewitnesses said the militants took over an unused building near the heavily guarded airport.

Airport officials told Reuters news agency that all flights had now been diverted to other Afghan cities. Three militants have reportedly been killed.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
135 Views
7,751 Views
4,418 Views
1,485 Views
1,346 Views
2,199 Views
Top