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Death toll from Kandahar airport attack reaches 50

Afghan officials say the death toll from a Taliban siege of Kandahar airport has jumped to 50. The Afghan Defence Ministry said in a statement that 10 soldiers, two policemen and 38 civilians, were martyred in the attack; 37 others were wounded in the attack. During the siege on Tuesday, 11 suicide attackers breached the high-security complex which also houses a joint NATO-Afghan base, taking families hostage and triggering firefights with soldiers.
 

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