Friday 21 September 2018

Gunmen attack the Intercontinental Hotel in Afghan capital

Afghanistan (Stock image)
Afghanistan (Stock image)
Independent.ie Newsdesk

Independent.ie Newsdesk

Gunmen have attacked the Intercontinental Hotel in the Afghan capital, Kabul, officials said.

Interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish said Afghan special forces have arrived at the hotel in response to the incident.

No-one has immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, and there is no immediate word on casualties.

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