Nightly News   |  September 13, 2013

Security forces killed in bomb attack

A suicide car bomb and ensuing firefight kills two outside the American consulate in Afghanistan. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> as promised some of the other news on this friday night. in afghanistan the taliban attacked a u.s. consulate in the western part of the country. five suicide bombers set off a vanload of explosives and continued to fire on the compound. they were not able -- all of them -- to get past the gate. seven people reported killed. none of them americans. the attack underscores continuing security issues as the u.s. mission in afghanistan winds down.