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Jul 17, 2014

Attackers killed after firing on Kabul airport

Taliban insurgents attacked the Kabul international airport Thursday by firing grenades from a nearby building, prompting a response by Afghan and international security forces in which all the assailants were killed, officials said... #Kabul #Taliban

Jul 22, 2014

Suicide bomber attacks foreign post in Kabul, kills five people

A suicide bomber on a motorcycle detonated his explosives Tuesday morning near a compound in Kabul that houses foreigners, killing at least five people and injuring seven others... #Kabul #Taliban

Jul 22, 2014

Afghanistan suicide bomber kills foreign guards

KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide bomber on a motorcycle targeted a police compound housing foreign advisers in Kabul on Tuesday, killing four foreign security guards and wounding six, Afghan officials said... #Afghanistan #Kabul

Jul 13, 2014

Kabul Prepares to Start Huge Audit Under Kerry Deal

Plan means checking millions of ballots for fraud and will delay inauguration, raising doubts over security pact... #Afghanistan #Kabul

Jul 17, 2014

Afghan security forces thwart attack on Kabul airport, officials say

Afghan security forces had thwarted an attack on Kabul's airport Thursday morning, killing six Taliban militants in the process, an Interior Ministry spokesman said... #Kabul #Taliban

Jul 17, 2014

Taliban Militants Attack Kabul Airport

Afghan security forces killed five Taliban militants, thwarting an attack on Kabul's international airport... #Kabul #Taliban

Jul 17, 2014

Gunmen attack Afghanistan’s Kabul International Airport, seize buildings

Gunmen used rockets to attack the Kabul International Airport in the Afghanistan capital Thursday, a senior military official said... #Afghanistan #Kabul

Jul 17, 2014

Afghan Official Says Gunmen Attacked Kabul Airport

Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid, in a call to The Associated Press, claimed responsibility for the attack... #Kabul #Taliban #Afghanistan

Jul 15, 2014

89 Killed in Suicide Blast in East Afghanistan

(KABUL, Afghanistan) — A suicide bomber blew up his car packed with explosives near a busy market and a mosque in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday, killing 89 people and wounding more than 40, officials said. MoreGiant Steel Tanks? What's Next for the ... #Afghanistan #Barack Obama

Jul 05, 2014

Taliban attacks oil tankers in Afghanistan

Taliban insurgents set fire on Saturday to about 200 oil tanker trucks supplying fuel for NATO forces in an attack just outside the Afghan capital Kabul, police said... #Afghanistan #Kabul #NATO #Taliban