Category: Afghanistan

Breaking news: InterContinental Kabul under attack

Breaking news: InterContinental Kabul under attack

Tragic news is coming from one of Kabul’s most closely-guarded hotels.  Apparently the Intercontinental Kabul – a hotel popular with Westerners – has come under attack from gunmen and suicide bombers.  The Taliban have claimed responsibility and at least 10 people are reported dead. Although Kabul has been relatively stable for some time, violence and
Fire at the Kabul InterContinental Hotel

Fire at the Kabul InterContinental Hotel

A fire  broke out at the five-star Kabul InterContinental Hotel yesterday. The cause of the fire – which occurred just after 6pm – is currently unknown although some staff have been taken  into custody for investigation.   The blaze was brought under control within one and a half hours and thankfully there  have been  no