Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Death Toll in Kabul Airport Incident Rises to 9

According to ISAF authorities , the death toll due to an exchange of firing between an Afghan Pilot and NATO soldiers rises to 9. Earlier in the day , it was reported that an Afghan Pilot fired on his colleagues on Kabul Airport, in which six soldiers were killed.

Taliban , according to news reports have also claimed the responsibility of this incident saying that the pilot who fired on the ISAF soldiers was a Taliban loyalist.

On the 23rd of April , Taliban claimed that they had shot an ISAF helicopter in which all those on board died. Two days ago  Taliban plotted a successful and dramatic escape from a Kandahar jail, in which a long tunnel was dug to reach inside the jail from the southern side. In this incident more than 500 Taliban escaped.

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