Multiple rocket fired near Kabul airport after US drone strike.

As many as five rockets were fired at the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday local time, a US official told CNN. The C-RAM defence system installed at the airport engaged with the rockets, the official added. There are, however, no reports of any casualties yet. C-RAM is an automated system that … Continue reading Multiple rocket fired near Kabul airport after US drone strike.

Another bomb blast at Kabul.

A suspected rocket blast in Kabul Sunday hours after US President Joe Biden warned of another terror attack added to frayed nerves in the capital as a massive airlift of tens of thousands of Afghans entered its last days. About 114,000 people have fled the country via a US-led evacuation since the Taliban swept back … Continue reading Another bomb blast at Kabul.

Ex-marine left Kabul with dogs, cats and other pets but left behind local staff

A former U.K. Royal Marine who waged a high-profile campaign to leave Afghanistan with almost 200 rescued dogs and cats has flown to safety — with the animals, but without his charity’s Afghan staff, who were left behind in Kabul. A privately funded chartered plane carrying Paul “Pen” Farthing and his animals landed at London’s … Continue reading Ex-marine left Kabul with dogs, cats and other pets but left behind local staff

Kabul: Biden vows to hunt down those responsible for the attack.

U.S. President Joe Biden has pledged to hunt down those responsible for the terrorist attack on the Hamid Karzai International Airport, Kabul that killed at least a dozen American service members and injured 15 others. Mr Biden who spoke from the White House on Thursday said the attack will not stop the frantic evacuation of … Continue reading Kabul: Biden vows to hunt down those responsible for the attack.

12 American soldiers among the people killed in Kabul bomb explosion.

A source reported the twin explosions outside the Kabul airport on Thursday. Apart from the U.S. soldiers, about 60 people were killed in the explosion, AlJazeera reports. More than 60 wounded persons are being treated at the emergency hospital in Kabul, Aljazeera reported the hospital’s president as saying. A Pentagon official who addressed journalists in … Continue reading 12 American soldiers among the people killed in Kabul bomb explosion.