two-rocket volley- was not hurt.
No fatalities reported either, but two ground crew were injured and -of course- the Taliban are suspected, who else.
|General Martin Dempsey|
-which is situated north of Kabul- has been known to occur, though it is rare for them to hit anything of value. But General Dempsey was in town for a pow-wow with NATO commanders and Afghan top brass- so his presence may have been leaked to the Talibs.
The hastily-arranged meeting regarded dealing with a surge of attacks on security forces by Afghan federal troops: there have been 32 of these in 2012 already, and ten soldiers (mostly American) have lost their lives in such assaults over the last two weeks: this comes all at the hands of nominal Afghan 'allies'- same ones we were planning to hand the country over-to ASAP.