Taliban claims Jalalabad attacks

2010111334928954621_20Taliban fighters have attacked the main airport and US military base at Jalalabad in Afghanistan’s east but there is no word on casualties, local police say.
Smoke could be seen rising from the airport, and explosions were heard, a witness to Saturday’s attack told the Reuters news agency.
Helicopters flew overhead while the attack continued, and a witness told Reuters that the bodies of three fighters, dressed in Afghan army unifirms and carrying rocket-propelled grenades, small arms and a heavy machinegun, were lying near the base.

Al Muslim

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