BREAKING: multiple EXPLOSIONS and gunfire at US BASE in Afghanistan
Breaking on Sky news!!
Confirmed… Shooting as well… Still no word on injured..
Event ongoing.. Attack on airfield by Taliban.. Multiple explosions reported…
Insurgents claim they have inflicted casualties… Jalalabad airport under attack..
Taliban suicide bombers have attacked a US base in Afghanistan with explosives and gunfire, sparking a two-hour battle with American forces.
Militants detonated a car bomb at the gate of Jalalabad Airfield before American helicopters opened fire on the militants.
Local police officials said a dozen bodies in Afghan police and military uniforms were around the entrance.