Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Media Release Service

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Pajhwok Mobile App

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

6 foreign soldiers wounded in Bagram car-suicide attack

ارشيف

6 foreign soldiers wounded in Bagram car-suicide attack

By
On
Sep 11, 2017 - 17:21

CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Six foreign soldiers and three civilians were wounded in a vehicle-borne IED attack in the Bagram district of central Parwan province on Monday afternoon, NATO spokesman in Afghanistan said.

Bill Salvin said none of the injuries were considered life threatening. All of the injured service members were being treated at the US military hospital at Bagram Air Base.

The incident happened at around 1:15 pm, he added. Bagram District Chief Abdul Shakor Qodusi said there was no information about the losses of foreign troops, but three injured civilians had been shifted to the hospital from the site of blast.

The Taliban claimed responsibility for attack. The group spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said killing 13 foreign soldiers were killed and 11 others injured in the attack. Three military tanks were also destroyed in the attack, added Mujahid.

Four-day back foreign forces convoy was targeted by suicide bomber in Bagram.

nh