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3 ANA soldiers wounded in Herat blast

3 ANA soldiers wounded in Herat blast

Jul 07, 2014 - 15:09

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were wounded in a suicide attack followed by gunfire in the Injil district of western Herat province on Monday, an official said.

Herat police chief, Brig. Gen. Samiullah Qatra, told Pajhwok Afghan News that four militants including a suicide bomber targeted the military convoy in the Karbar area of the district.

He said the suicide attacker was killed in retaliatory fire from ANA soldiers. Three militants managed to flee the area. At least, three soldiers were wounded in the clash. An investigation into the incident is underway.




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