Afghan Taliban assault in Kabul secure zone

  • Afghan security forces put down a gun and bomb militant attack close to the presidential palace amongst the most secure areas of Kabul.

    Officials say that 4 militants and 3 security guards have died. The attack was carried out by the Taliban. The President, Hamid Karzai, was present in the palace, but the target appears to be near Ariana hotel where a CIA station is located.

    This has been the latest attack on Kabul in recent months.

    Tagged as: Afghan Taliban, Kabul secure zone, attack on Kabul