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Roadside bomb strikes Afghan army van, kills 1, wounds 1

English.news.cn   2013-02-11 14:41:45            

JALALABAD, Afghanistan, Feb. 11 (Xinhua)-- Roadside bomb hit a vehicle of Afghan army in the eastern Nangarhar province 120 km east of Kabul on Monday, leaving one person dead and injuring another, a local official said.

"A mine planted by militants on a road in Khogyani district, struck a vehicle of national army in Mimla village at around 10:00 a.m. local time today killing a soldier and injuring another," a security official Hazrat Hussain Mashriqiwal told Xinhua.

Meantime, Zabihullah Mujahid who claims to speak for the Taliban outfit in talks with media via telephone from unknown location claimed of responsibility, stressing three soldiers were killed in the blast.

Editor: Zhu Ningzhu
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