Reuters: Kabul airport bomb attack leaves 85 dead

Reuters news agency has reported that the bomb attack near the international airport in the Afghan capital of Kabul on Thursday claimed the lives of 85 people.

Reuters quoted health authorities in Kabul and Taliban sources as saying that 72 of the dead are Afghans, including 28 Taliban fighters.

The US Defense Department has announced that 13 US service members died in the bombings.