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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. Ends Time: 14:00 GMT

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Publication:The Frontier Star (Northwest Frontier Province, Pakistan)
Date:Jul 30, 2011
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