Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Afghan Forces Secure Kabul Hotel

Afghan security forces regained control Sunday of Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel, after gunmen stormed the building Saturday. Five people were killed in the hourslong gun battle between the attackers and the security forces. The Associated Press reports a foreigner is among the dead. Six people were injured during the siege and more than 150 people were rescued. “The security forces are going room-by-room to make sure that there is not any other attacker in the building,” an...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter