No snow but two rocket attacks and four casualties in Kabul – Merry Christmas world!!
— Kabul Pressistan (@Pressistan) https://twitter.com/Pressistan/status/415709670112641024
Taliban rocket has wounded 4 police in Kabul district 9 this morning. (Taliban christmas gift?) https://twitter.com/hashtag/AFG?src=hash
— Ahmad Mukhtar (@AhMukhtar) https://twitter.com/AhMukhtar/status/415706693230936064
Reports streamed in across Twitter late on Christmas Eve that two blasts had shaken Kabul, Afghanistan not far from the U.S. Embassy.
'Rocket blast' near US https://twitter.com/hashtag/Kabul?src=hash https://twitter.com/hashtag/embassy?src=hash http://t.co/bkexAxysP6 https://twitter.com/hashtag/Afghanistan?src=hash https://twitter.com/hashtag/UnitedStates?src=hash
— Press TV (@PressTV) https://twitter.com/PressTV/status/415739438635835392
— HangShrifZrdariAltaf (@BashirChoudhary) https://twitter.com/BashirChoudhary/status/415741140957396992
Rockets explode in Kabul as foreigners mark Christmas http://t.co/dnpZYTwZQS
— Abdulhaq Omeri (@AfPak_Journo) https://twitter.com/AfPak_Journo/status/415734219172614144
According to one local journo, there’s been one arrest.
https://twitter.com/JawadJawady 1 in 9th & 1 in 16th district, 4 police wounded.
— Esmatullah Kohsar (@EKohsar) https://twitter.com/EKohsar/status/415707950721015808
https://twitter.com/1TVNewsAF explosion pretty loud in shash darak
— Pineapple Skip (@pineappleskip) https://twitter.com/pineappleskip/status/415678536700407808
Another boom in Kabul.
— Fayez Sahak (@fykkhorshid) https://twitter.com/fykkhorshid/status/415675793311014912
Two rockets impacted; 1 in dictrict 9 IVO Massoud Square and another in Zoor Abad area, district 16 of Kabul City this morning 25 Dec 2013.
— Shirin Aqa (@MrShirinaqa) https://twitter.com/MrShirinaqa/status/415704913352474624
Breaking News: Another explosion was heard In Kabul and the U.S embassy alarm is on again.
— NasirAzizi ناصرعزیزی (@NasirAzizi1) https://twitter.com/NasirAzizi1/status/415676304051027968
The New York Times reports that the Taliban quickly claimed responsibility.
Two Taliban Rockets Hit U.S. Embassy in Kabul http://t.co/BT3HZ20iKg
— The New York Times (@nytimes) https://twitter.com/nytimes/status/415742698247950336
But will Susan Rice play the http://twitchy.com/2012/09/16/lying-ambassador-rice-blames-video-embassy-attacks-not-premeditated-libyan-president-disagrees/ again?
— Phil McCrevis (@kickbackattack) https://twitter.com/kickbackattack/status/415741788079804416
An ABC News foreign editor in Kabul tweets that Afghanistan’s deputy interior minister for security has confirmed at least one rocket attack.
— Jon Williams (@WilliamsJon) https://twitter.com/WilliamsJon/status/415686759633403904
Keep our troops and civilian personnel in Kabul in your Christmas prayers this morning.
It's about 9:00 in Afghanistan right now. Merry Christmas to all our troops over there and thank you for your service. https://twitter.com/hashtag/ProudAmerican?src=hash
— Brandon Baumgarten (@Brando_Baum) https://twitter.com/Brando_Baum/status/415690390323228673