Three US service members and a contractor have been killed by an improvised explosive device close to a base near Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, the United States military has said.
The blast took place on Monday close to Bagram airbase, the largest US military facility in Afghanistan.
In a statement, the military said three other US service members were wounded and were receiving treatment.
The Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack.
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Source: Al Jazeera English