Afghan police arrive at attack site in Kabul
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Afghanistan: Gun and rocket attack near Kabul airport

Afghan security forces have tackled heavily-armed militants who seized a building near the main airport in the capital Kabul.

Officials said seven gunmen had been killed in the five-storey building under construction near the airport and the attack was now over.

The Taliban earlier said that they carried out the assault.

David Loyn reports from Kabul.

  • 10 Jun 2013
  • From the section Asia
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