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1 soldier killed, another wounded in Kabul blast

1 soldier killed, another wounded in Kabul blast

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Aug 20, 2016 - 09:47

Barakzai

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): One Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier was killed and another wounded in a bomb explosion in Kabul on Saturday, an official said.

Brig. Gen. HamayonAini, chief of the 119 police helpline, told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident took place in Qala-I-Zaman Khan area in the ninth police district at around 8am.

He said the bomb had been attached to a Ranger pick-up of ANA. Civilians suffered no casualties in the explosion, he added.

However, eyewitness Hamidullah said a civilian was also injured in the blast. No group has so far claimed responsibility for the attack.

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