Explosions, gunfire heard around Kabul international airport




 
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Explosions, gunfire heard around Kabul international airport
 
June 10th, 2013  
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Explosions, gunfire heard around Kabul international airport
By Mirwais Harooni KABUL (Reuters) - Insurgents launched a pre-dawn attack on Afghanistan's main international airport in the capital, Kabul, on Monday, police said, with explosions and gunfire heard coming from an area that also houses major foreign military bases. There were no immediate reports of casualties and there was also no early claim of responsibility for the attack. Attacks on the heavily guarded airport, used by civilians and the military, are relatively rare and would represent an ambitious target for insurgents, with recent assaults staged against less well-protected targets. ...




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