Amid U.S. Afghan Withdrawal, Militants Launch Attacks Outside Kabul Airport
MIN READAug 26, 2021 | 17:54 GMT
Medical staff bring an injured man to a hospital after a deadly militant attack Aug. 26, 2021, outside Hamid Karzai International Airport in the Afghan capital of Kabul.
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Suicide bombers conducted two near-simultaneous attacks Aug. 26 near the entrance to Kabul's Hamid Karzai International Airport. The attack highlights the persistent terrorist threat in Afghanistan from ISKP, which has launched similar high-profile bombings in Kabul, and portends short- and long-term security risks....