Afghanistan Breaking

A fire has broken out at Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, amid ongoing evacuation efforts


Video footage shows a cloud of smoke rising from the airport.

News of the blaze broke on Monday evening local time. Little is known about the fire’s severity or origin, but videos posted to social media show a hazy cloud of smoke rising from the airport, which has been the focal point of US and Western evacuation efforts for the past week