Kabul: At least 64 including 13 US commandos and 120 injured in two consecutive bomb blasts near Kabul Airport in Afghanistan. Three American soldiers are also among the injured. A US official told Politico that Islamic State was responsible for the suicide attack at Kabul airport. However, the terrorist group has not yet officially claimed responsibility for the blast.
According to Afghan media, this bombing took place near Abbey Gate of Kabul Airport. Confirming the incident, a US Defense Ministry spokesman said, “We confirm this explosion near Kabul Airport. At present, the information about the casualties in the incident is not clear. Once the details are received, the information will be shared with everyone.”
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A Taliban official told that a bombing outside Kabul airport killed 13 people, including children. The official said several Taliban guards were also among the injured.
According to American media, it was a suicide bomber attack. Along with this attack, bullets have also been fired near Abbey Gate. Let us tell you that thousands of Afghan citizens have been frozen outside Kabul Airport for the last one week. But due to lack of visa and passport, they are not able to get entry inside the airport. At the same time, the Taliban has also announced that no Afghan citizens will be allowed to leave the country and they will have to return to their homes.