Taliban group claimed the responsibility of the Sunday attack on Resolute Support Mission Convoy during patrolling in central Parwan province.



Taliban group claimed the responsibility of the Sunday attack on Resolute Support Mission Convoy during patrolling in central Parwan province.
a suicide car bomber targeted the convoy early Sunday morning in Parwan province.

Wahida Shahkar, the spokesperson for the provincial governor, said the attack happened around 6 a.m. local time as the convoy was driving in the Khala Zai area of the province.
A suicide bomber killed three service members with NATO’s Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan and injured three others, the mission said.
“Three Resolute Support service members were killed by a suicide bomber during a combined, dismounted patrol with Afghan forces in central Afghanistan, August 5,” the mission said in a press release.

An American service member and two Afghan National Army soldiers were injured in the bombing, the statement added.
Taliban group claimed responsibility of the attack in a statement.


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