Updated: 03/21/2014 11:58 | By Agence France-Presse

At least eight civilians killed in Kabul hotel attack

At least eight civilians including children and foreigners were killed in a Taliban attack on a luxury hotel in Kabul, the spokesman for Afghanistan's interior ministry said Friday.


At least eight civilians killed in Kabul hotel attack

Afghan policemen block a road near the security perimeter setup around the Serena hotel in Kabul on March 21, 2014 - by Shah Marai

The assault by four teenage gunmen on Thursday night comes just weeks before Afghanistan's presidential election.

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