Afghan forces have evacuated dozens and ended the siege at a maternity hospital in Kabul, killing the three gunmen behind the deadly attack on the government-run hospital in the capital, the interior ministry spokesman said.
At least four people were killed in the morning assault on the Barchi Hospital, the interior ministry said in a statement on Tuesday.
Al Jazeera’s Alexi O’Brien reports.Al Jazeera YouTube Channel
In This Story: Afghanistan
Occupying 652,000 square kilometers (252,000 sq mi), it is a mountainous country with plains in the north and southwest. Kabul is the capital and largest city. The population is around 32 million, composed mostly of ethnic Pashtuns, Tajiks, Hazaras, and Uzbeks.