Eight soldiers were eliminated as a cars and truck bomb went off beside a military base in Shirzad district of Afghanistan’s eastern Nangarhar province on Saturday, stated a declaration of provincial federal government launched here.
“The terrorists detonated an explosive-laden military vehicle in Gandumak area of Shirzad district today morning killing eight soldiers,” the declaration stated.
The declaration even more kept in mind that the security forces likewise caught another explosive-laden lorry from the exact same district that the militants were trying to detonate in Nangarhar provincial capital Jalalabad city. In the meantime, Taliban clothing has actually declared duty for the blast in Shirzad district.
Zabihullah Mujahid who declares to promote the Taliban group in a declaration sent out to media stated, “A suicide bomber Mullah Mohammad Yusuf Kandahari blew himself up along with his explosive-borne vehicle in Shirzad district at 05:30 a.m. local time killing and injuring 50 soldiers” besides damaging the military base.