Reuters

Kabul under siege

Share Slideshow

A member of the Afghan security forces look at a piece of debris from a rocket propelled grenade which was found after gunmen launched multiple attacks in Kabul in this still image from video April 15, 2012. REUTERS/Reuters Tv

1 / 13

An Afghan police officer runs at the scene after gunmen launched multiple attacks in Kabul April 15, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

2 / 13

An Afghan police officer runs at the scene after gunmen launched multiple attacks in Kabul April 15, 2012. Gunmen launched multiple attacks in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, assaulting Western embassies in the heavily guarded, central diplomatic area and at the parliament in the west, witnesses and officials said. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

3 / 13

U.S. troops arrive at the scene after gunmen launched multiple attacks in Kabul April 15, 2012. Gunmen launched multiple attacks in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, assaulting Western embassies in the heavily guarded, central diplomatic area and at the parliament in the west, witnesses and officials said. Taliban insurgents claimed responsibility for the assault, one of the boldest on the capital since U.S.-backed Afghan forces...

4 / 13

Afghan police arrive at the scene after gunmen launched multiple attacks in Kabul April 15, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

5 / 13

An armed Afghan police officer takes his position after gunmen launched multiple attacks in the Afghan capital Kabul April 15, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

6 / 13

Armed Afghan police climb onto the back of a vehicle after gunmen launched multiple attacks in Kabul April 15, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

7 / 13

Smoke rises from a tower belonging to the British embassy after gunmen launched multiple attacks in Kabul April 15, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

8 / 13
Advertisement
Skip ad
3

An armed Afghan police officer runs to take his position after gunmen launched multiple attacks in the Afghan capital Kabul April 15, 2012. Gunmen launched multiple attacks in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, assaulting Western embassies in the heavily guarded, central diplomatic area and at the parliament in the west, witnesses and officials said. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

9 / 13

Armed Afghan police take their positions after gunmen launched multiple attacks in the Afghan capital Kabul April 15, 2012.REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

10 / 13

Afghan police run with their weapons after gunmen launched multiple attacks in the Afghan capital Kabul April 15, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

11 / 13

An Afghan policeman takes position at the site of an attack in Kabul April 15, 2012. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

12 / 13

A general view shows the British Embassy in Kabul April 15, 2012. Gunmen launched multiple attacks in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday, assaulting Western embassies in the heavily guarded, central diplomatic area and at the parliament in the west, witnesses and officials said. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

13 / 13

All Collections

Editor's Choice

Sunday, November 23, 2014

All Collections

Ferguson awaits grand jury decision

Sunday, November 23, 2014

All Collections

Harvard vs. Yale

Sunday, November 23, 2014

All Collections

Editor's Choice

Saturday, November 22, 2014

All Collections

India This Week

Saturday, November 22, 2014

All Collections

Photos of the week

Saturday, November 22, 2014

All Collections

Editor's Choice

Saturday, November 22, 2014

All Collections

Children of Syria

Saturday, November 22, 2014