Four Afghan soldiers were killed in a car bomb blast at a security checkpoint in Nahar-e-Saraj district of Helmand province on Tuesday night. According to a spokesperson, the attack occurred at 11.00 am (18:30 GMT local time). At present, no group has claimed responsibility for this attack. However, it is feared that the Taliban may be behind the blast.
#Afghanistan's governor of #Laghman province survives blast, in area where Taliban is active, that killed 8, wounded 38 @AFP https://t.co/RfLIMjN6Vf @TOLOnews https://t.co/J5bi9w90nd#DontTrustTheTaliban pic.twitter.com/CkfHzbgRXX— Linda Hemby (@LindaHemby) October 5, 2020