KABUL- In the wee hours today two rockets hit Kabul International Airport, Kabul airport officials said.
Haq Nawaz Haqiar, commander of the Afghan border police forces at Kabul Airport, said that early today morning "two missiles were fired by our country enemies on Kabul International Airport from Deh Sabz district." One of the missiles hit the military site, which is further away from the commercial site and the second one hit the ninth district of Kabul and fortunately there were no causalities, Haqiar added.
The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the attack.This comes after nearly two weeks ago two rockets hit the northern part of
Kabul International Airport on Thursday 03 July 2014.
Kabul airport Chief Yaqub Rassouli said that the rockets hit the air forces' hangars in the northern part of the airport. He added that the missiles were fired from Deh Sabz district of Kabul. "At 11:36 a.m. two missiles were fired on Kabul International Airport from
Deh Sabz district, damaging the air force hangers and destroying one helicopter and damaging three other helicopters, but there were no
casualties," Rassouli said. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for the attack.