Gunfire heard early Tuesday in Kabul after midnight attack

September 6, 2016 3:42 AM

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Gunfire heard early Tuesday in Kabul after midnight attack

KABUL, Afghanistan — Gunfire was heard in Kabul early Tuesday, with security forces searching for attackers hidden in a building a day after twin bombings near the Afghan Defense Ministry killed at least 24 people and wounded more than 90 others.

Sediq Sediqqi, spokesman for the Afghan Interior Minister, said sporadic gunfire started again in the morning hours, not long after a suicide car bomber targeted the Kabul residential neighborhood of Shar-e Now, or New City. The explosion was followed by gunfire that continued for over an hour with ...

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