TITLE

Taliban in four-hour airport gun battle

AUTHOR(S)
Bo Wilson
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Evening Standard;6/10/2013, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
SEVEN Taliban militants died today in a four-hour gun battle with Afghan security forces after they seized a fivestorey building near Kabul airport. The insurgents fired on Nato's headquarters in the airport with rocket-propelled grenades, assault rifles and at least one large bomb before being overwhelmed.
ACCESSION #
88037377

 

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