When is a Terrorist Attack not a Terrorist Attack? When it’s carried out by the Taliban who the White House claims is not a terrorist group…. or something.
SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) — A South Carolina man was killed in a terrorist attack in Afghanistan Thursday, according to his family.
Matthew Fineran, 42, of Summerville, was killed in a shooting, his family confirmed. He was the father of six children.
A spokesman for Praetorian Standard Incorporated says three of its employees were killed in a shooting at the airport in Kabul. A fourth employee was wounded, according to the company.
The Pentagon says the gunman who killed the three American contractors in an attack Thursday at the Kabul airport was wearing an Afghan uniform.
“On the shooting, first of all, our thoughts and prayers of course go out to the families of the victims: a tragic and grim reminder that Afghanistan still remains a dangerous place in many ways,” Pentagon spokesman Rear Admiral John Kirby said.
Kirby said the shooter was also killed.
Fineran’s wife said her husband was working security. (read more)