.
.
.
.

Officials: Kabul airport assault ends, all attackers killed

The attack ended after all the insurgents involved were killed

Published: Updated:

A brazen Taliban attack on Kabul airport ended Thursday morning more than four hours after it began after all the insurgents involved were killed, officials said.

Gul Agha Hashimi, a senior police official, said: "The attack is over, and the area is cleared from the insurgents. All the insurgents who were holed up in an under-construction building were killed."

[Developing story]