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Child killed in rocket strike northwest of Kabul airport

KABUL, Afghanistan — An Afghan police main claims a rocket has struck a community northwest of Kabul’s worldwide airport amid the U.S. evacuation there, killing a child.

Rashid, the Kabul law enforcement main who like many Afghans goes by a single title, states the rocket struck Sunday afternoon.

No team instantly claimed the assault. The rocket fire arrives as the United States winds down a historic airlift that noticed tens of hundreds evacuated from Kabul’s intercontinental airport, the scene of considerably of the chaos that engulfed the Afghan funds considering that the Taliban took above two weeks back.

Immediately after an Islamic State affiliate’s suicide attack that killed around 180 people, the Taliban improved its safety all around the airfield as Britain ended its evacuation flights Saturday.

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