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3 NATO soldiers injured in Parwan suicide attack

3 NATO soldiers injured in Parwan suicide attack

Nov 14, 2014 - 18:27

CHARIKARinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Three foreign troops were injured in a suicide attack in the Bagram district of central Parwan province on Friday afternoon, the district chief said.

Abdul Shakoor Qodusi told Pajhwok Afghan News the NATOinfo-icon-led troop were on a patrol in the Senzai area when came under attack at around 2pm.

Civilians suffered no casualties in the blast that left three foreign soldiers injured, he said.

With ISAFinfo-icon yet to comment on the attack, the Talibaninfo-icon claimed responsibility for the blast. The group’s spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid, said the suicide attack involved a bomb-rigged motorcycle.

He claimed several foreign troops were killed and wounded in the attack.

The attack comes a day after the insurgents targeted NATO troops in two botched car suicide attacks in eastern Nangarhar province, killing a civilian in the second blast.


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