Saturday, December 01, 2012

Explosions, Shooting Heard At US Base in Afghanistan

Explosions, shooting heard at U.S. base in Afghanistan

10:07pm EST

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)

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