NATO military died in the attack on the convoy in Afghanistan

NATO military died in the attack on the convoy in Afghanistan

According to the preliminary version, the suicide bomber detonated the explosive device.

TASS, 2 Aug. The Alliance has suffered losses in the attack on his convoy in the southern Afghan province of Kandahar. This was reported on the website of the NATO mission in Afghanistan “Resolute support” in Twitter.

SVG Support can confirm that a NATO
convoy was attacked this afternoon in #Kandahar .

— Resolute Support (@ResoluteSupport) 2 Aug 2017
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Resolute support confirms that the NATO convoy was attacked in the afternoon in Kandahar. In the attack have losses, — stated in the message.

In addition, it is noted that work is under way to collect additional data.

Previously, the Agency “Xinhua” reported on the blast Wednesday near the airport in Kandahar province. The incident occurred during the passage of a foreign military convoy. According to preliminary investigation, was driving the vehicle, a suicide bomber detonated an explosive device.

The NATO mission Resolute support in Afghanistan is valid from 1 January 2015. Its main task is the training of the staff of the national security services, the police and the military. 9 Jul 2016 NATO summit in Warsaw, the mission was extended to 2017. According to information on the Alliance website, currently in Afghanistan stationed about 13 thousand troops from member countries of NATO and partner countries.