Confiscated explosives and rocket-propelled grenades
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Afghan security forces thwart 'major attack' on Kabul

The Afghan interiror ministry says the country's security forces have managed to thwart a "major attack" on Kabul.

Five men were arrested and three vehicles packed with explosive devices were confiscated on Thursday morning in a derelict building outside the capital.

The Home Office says the attackers were members of the extremist Haqqani network.

Karen Zarindast reports.

Video produced by BBC Persian's Neda Kargar

  • 03 Aug 2012
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