Rockets explode at Kabul airport after Mattis arrives in Afghanistan; no casualties: police

Reuters News
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Posted: Sep 27, 2017 4:04 AM

KABUL (Reuters) - Several rockets exploded in and around Kabul airport on Wednesday hours after U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis arrived in the Afghan capital on an unannounced visit, police said.

There were no reports of casualties or damage and Mattis was not near the airport when the rockets exploded.

(Reporting by Kabul Bureau; Editing by Nick Macfie)