Afghanistan’s Shamshad TV goes off air after attackers storm building


Afghanistan, Nov 7: Gunmen stormed into a local television station in Kabul on Tuesday with reports that people have been killed and injured, TOLO News reported.

According to witnesses, the attackers threw grenades and fired guns as they entered the Shamshad TV headquarters.

Hashmat Istankzai, a reporter for Shamshad TV, who managed to escape told that the BBC the attackers were still inside the building with gunfire being heard.

“Some of my colleagues were killed and injured. I managed to escape.”

More than 100 employees are thought to be inside the building.

Wefornews Bureau

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