Kabul attackThe interior ministry of Afghanistan has announced that the attackers on Kabul international airport were Urdu speakers which is mainly spoken in neighboring Pakistan.

Sediq Sediqi, interior ministry spokesman, said the number of attackers invovled in attack on Kabul airport were six people, who were all shot dead.

The attack was carried out around 4:00 am local time after the group of insurgents took position in an under construction building located near the airport.

All the militants were killed following the gun battle which lasted almost four hours.

Taliban militants group in Afghanistan claimed responsibility behind the attack.


  • Ahmad Shah Ghani Zada is the former Senior Editor of Khaama Press Agency who managed and overlooked the English edition. He is occasionally contributing stories to the agency.