MOSCOW (TASS): The explosion that occurred at the northern entrance to Kabul’s airport was carried out by a suicide bomber, Sky News Arabia reported on Thursday. According to the news outlet, the blast took place outside the airport.
Al Jazeera said, citing a security source, that at least 15 people had suffered wounds. Afghanistan’s Pajhwok news agency reported that two people had been killed.
Reuters said, citing a US official, that the blast appeared to be caused by a suicide bomb.
US soldiers die in blasts near Kabul’s airport — Al Hadath TV
CAIRO (TASS): US soldiers died as a result of blasts near the building of Kabul’s airport, Al Hadath TV has quoted sources as saying.
The blasts staged by suicide bombers occurred near Baron Hotel just 400 meters away from Kabul’s airport, where British specialists were at the moment, as well as near a small military camp next to the airport’s territory, where US military servicemen are stationed. Each of at least two blasts occurred in large crowds of Afghans, Al Hadath said.
According to the latest data, at least 13 people were killed.