Compound attacked in Kabul

An international compound housing military contractors in eastern Kabul, Afghanistan, has come under attack from gunfire, causing casualties, according to reports.

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Aftermath of Kabul compound attack

An international compound housing military contractors in eastern Kabul, Afghanistan, has been attacked after persistent gunfire and a car bomb explosion.

The Taliban has reportedly claimed responsibility for the attack on the building.

A police official at the scene said insurgents "entered" the compound. Credit: Associated Press

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