Taliban fire rockets on Bagram Airfield.
KABUL, July 30, 2011 (Frontier Star): Taliban on Friday (July 29)
claimed they had fired several rockets on Bagram Airfield, largest
military facility of foreign forces in Afghanistan, causing damage to
life and property. Taliban fired six rockets on Bagram Airfield at
approximately 1:00 p.m. (local time) which hit the runway and garrison,
said Zabihullah Mujahid, spokesman for Taliban. He told Afghan Islamic
Press (AIP) that the attack caused loss of life and property to foreign
forces. When contacted, ISAF press in Kabul said, There was an indirect
fire attack against Bagram airfield today (July29). There are no reports
of any damage and no reports of ISAF injured. The Bagram Airfield
located in Parwan province was also attacked several time in the past.
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