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Thursday, 17 July 2014 - 10:27
Taliban attack Kabul airport
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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.
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