President Joe Biden is vowing to complete the evacuation of American citizens and others from Afghanistan despite the deadly suicide bomb attack at the Kabul airport. He promised to avenge the deaths of 13 U.S. service members killed in the attack, declaring to the extremists responsible: “We will hunt you down and make you pay.”
Two suicide bombers and gunmen attacked crowds of Afghans flocking to Kabul's airport Thursday, transforming a scene of desperation into one of horror in the waning days of an airlift for those fleeing the Taliban takeover.
The Ashraf Ghani government has blamed the Pakistan-backed Haqqani network for the terror attack.
Kabul was in despair on Sunday, a day after a Taliban suicide bomber killed more than 100 people and wounded at least 235 in the worst attack in the Afghan capital in months.
At least 40 people were killed and 30 were injured after a suicide bomb attack at a news agency in Kabul on Thursday.
Militants attack Kabul’s airport during a visit by US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, prompting a US airstrike that accidentally kills civilians.
Islamic State claims responsibility for a suicide attack that targeted the Iraqi embassy in the Afghan capital Kabul, the group's Amaq news agency says.
At least 24 people have been killed and 42 wounded after a car bomb rocked Kabul just before 7:00 am on Monday, according to sources.
Kabul residents say they have security fears after a deadly blast killed over 80 people in the heart of the Afghan capital on Wednesday.