Kabul Airport

  • Terrorist attack on Kabul airport, gunfire, explosions heard July 17, 2014

    Kabul: A militant attack is underway at Kabul airport on Thursday as explosions and gunfire rang out. The interior ministry said a group of insurgents had opened fire with automatic weapons and rocketpropelled grenades after seizing a building under construction at the airport. The attack began around 4:30 am (0000 GMT)...
  • Explosion near Kabul airport, no casualties reported December 11, 2013

    Kabul: A heavy explosion was heard near Kabul airport in Afghanistan early on Wednesday morning. There have been no reports of casualties yet. The nature of the explosion is not clear so far. "Based on our information there was a explosion near KAIA," said deputy Kabul police chief Sayed Ghafar Sayedzada,...
  • Kabul: Suicide bomber targets minibus, kills 9 September 18, 2012

    Kabul: A suicide bomber rammed a small sedan heavily laden with explosives into a minibus believed to be carrying foreign aviation workers to the airport in the Afghan capital early on Tuesday, killing at least nine people. Kabul police chief Gen Mohammad Ayub Salangi said the large explosion took place on...