Taliban claim responsibility for insider attack that killed three American contractors at Kabul airport

Afghan army vehicles patrol the perimeter of the airport in Kabul where three American contractors were shot dead by an Afghan army soldier

The Taliban have claimed responsibility for an insider attack by an Afghan soldier that killed three American contractors at a Kabul airport on Thursday.

A spokesman for the insurgent group said that the attacker’s name was Ehsanullah and that he was from Laghman Province in the east of the country.

The Taliban said the soldier ‘opened fire on invaders,’ according to the Washington Post…