The Afghanistan capital Kabul International Airport has been attacked by a rocket. The attack took place shortly after US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis arrived in Kabul airport.
Afghanistan Interior Ministry spokesman Najeeb Puran said that no accidents have been caused by the terrorist attacks. No organization has ever claimed responsibility for this attack. Mattis arrived in Kabul to talk about withdrawal of NATO forces from Afghanistan.
#BREAKING Rocket lands near Kabul airport after US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis arrives: official
— AFP news agency (@AFP) September 27, 2017
All aircraft have been cancelled following the attack on the airport. Airport passengers are being evacuated from the airport for safety reasons. The security of Afghanistan has been strengthened. Around 30 rockets have been launched into the airport and the attack has been reported.