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US Pentagon Report Explosion At Kabul Airport In Afghanistan

At least 13 people - including children - have died following an explosion at Kabul Airport in Afghanistan.

The US Pentagon says it happened near the Abbey Gate - where American and British forces have been stationed.

Initial reports suggest there were two explosions and gunfire.

It comes after warnings of a possible terrorist attack by Islamic State militants.

Countries including Ireland have been trying to evacuate citizens and visa-holders still in Kabul.

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