Taliban kill nine including foreigners in Kabul hotel attack

By Reuters | Fri, 21 Mar 2014 08:51 AM

By Jessica Donati and Hamid Shalizi

KABUL, March 21 (Reuters) - Taliban gunmen killed nine people, including four foreigners, in an attack on a luxury hotel used by U.N. staff and prominent Afghan politicians in Kabul on Thursday night, before being shot dead by security forces, witnesses and police said on Friday.

The assault on the heavily fortified Serena Hotel, which lasted some three hours, was ...

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