on fire", interior ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi told AFP.


The Intercontinental was developed by the InterContinental Hotels Group and opened in 1969.

On Thursday, the US State Department warned of a possible attack in Kabul.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack.


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