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US President Warns He Will Make Those Responsible For Kabul Airport Attack "Pay".

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Efforts are continuing to get 60 Irish passport and visa holders in Afghanistan home.

The US President's warned he'll make the people responsible for a deadly terror attack near Kabul airport "pay" for what they've done.

It's believed at least 85 people - including 72 Afghans - died following the explosions in Afghistan yesterday.

At least 143 others were injured

Islamic State says it was behind the bombings, which injured hundreds of others.

Joe Biden said he can relate to the grief experienced by families who've lost loved ones in this attack:


Head of US Central Command, General Kenneth McKenzie, claims the Taliban has been helping stop other strikes from terrorist groups.

Efforts are continuing to get 60 Irish passport and visa holders in Afghanistan home.

However, Irish citizens in Kabul are being warned to stay away from the airport.

Security analyst Tom Clonan says the Irish mission is a success


The Foreign Affairs Minister says the Irish still in Afghanistan are not Taliban targets.

Simon Coveney says Ireland is committed to keeping them safe after yesterday's deadly explosions in Kabul.

Niall Colbert reports

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