3 Afghan soldiers killed, 4 injured in Nimroz blast
ZARANJ (Pajhwok): A roadside explosion killed three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and injured four others on Tuesday in Dilaram district of southwestern Nimroz province, an official said.
Najibullah Hayat, the district chief, told Pajhwok Afghan News the blast occurred on the Herat-Kandahar highway.
The injured soldiers were evacuated to the Dilaram district’s hospital and their health condition was satisfactory.
“The landmine has been recently planted by the insurgents on the highway,” he added.
Qari Yusuf Ahmadi, a Taliban’s spokesman, claimed responsibility for the explosion that he said killed six ANA soldiers.
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