Gunmen Storm Private Company In Afghanistan, Gunfight Rages


Kabul: A private company close to Nanagharar airport has been attacked by unknown gunmen, spokesman for provincial governor Attaullah Khoghyani confirmed.

Clashes are ongoing between security forces and gunmen close to Jalalabad Airport, spokesman for provincial governor Attaullah Khoghyani said. No reports of casualties yet.

Two attackers detonated their explosives & two others were killed in clash with security forces, governor’s spokesman Khogyani said. He said three employees of the construction company were killed & six civilians were wounded in the attack – which is still ongoing.

More security forces have been deployed to the attack scene close to Nangarhar Airport, Khoghyani said. Five attackers were killed in the attack on a private construction company close to Nangarhar Airport in Jalalabad city, the provincial governor spokesman Khogyani said, adding that the clash has ended.