Map of area where a bomber killed 21 policemen in Afghanistan. Despite US administration plans to deploy another 30,000 troops, the American public is beginning to seriously question what the government really wants to achieve in this Asian nation., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr.
Explosions, shooting heard at U.S. base in Afghanistan
JALALABAD, Afghanistan (Reuters) - Two explosions and shooting were heard at a U.S. base in the Afghan city of Islamabad on Sunday, a Reuters witness said.
The Taliban said they carried out an attack on the compound and inflicted casualties. NATO officials were not immediately available for comment.
(Reporting by Rafiq Shirzad; Writing by Michael Georgy; Editing by Ron Popeski)