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6 Afghan soldiers injured as explosion rocks Kabul

6 Afghan soldiers injured as explosion rocks Kabul

Apr 04, 2018 - 08:59

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Six Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were wounded in an explosion in Kabul Wednesday morning, officials said.

A statement from the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said the blast occurred on the Millie Bus Road in the 16th police district of the capital.

Two magnetic bombs attached to a power pylon exploded when the soldiers were passing through the locality. The MoD statement said the soldiers had suffered slight injuries.

Najib Danish, spokesman for the Ministry of Interior (MoI), earlier told Pajhwok Afghan News two individuals had been wounded as a result of the explosion.

Dr. Wahid Majroh, spokesman for the Ministry of Public Healthinfo-icon, said three injured individuals had been evacuated to hospital. There was no immediate claim of responsibility.



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