Afghanistan: 3 foreign nationals killed in suicide bomb attack

At least three foreign engineers were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan today, official sources said.

hidden June 02, 2014 11:51:36 IST
Afghanistan: 3 foreign nationals killed in suicide bomb attack

Kabul: At least three foreign engineers were killed in a suicide bomb attack in Afghanistan today, official sources said.

Afghanistan 3 foreign nationals killed in suicide bomb attack

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The killing occurred around 7.15 am in the Behsoud district of Nangarhar province, Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, provincial government spokesman, told Xinhua.

One foreign engineer was wounded in the attack.

Unofficial sources said the victims were Turkish and serving in a local construction firm.

An official said an investigation has been launched and more information will be released later on the day.

The bodies were shifted to a hospital in the provincial capital Jalalabad.

IANS

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