AFGHANISTAN TALIBAN ATTACKS

epa03183583 Afghan security officials secure the site during a shooting incident during a shooting incident, in Zambaq Square area of Kabul, Afghanistan, 15 April 2012. Afghanistan's Taliban movement has claimed responsibility for coordinated attacks in Kabul and three other cities on 15 April. 'Several attacks are underway in various locations in Kabul, including the military bases and the German embassy in Kabul,' Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid said. 'According to my information, tens of our brave Mujahideen, who are heavily armed, took part in today's operation in Kabul, Logar, Paktia and Nangarhar provinces,' he added. EPA/S. SABAWOON