Roadside Bombs Kill 7 U.S. Soldiers in Afghanistan
Posted on Aug 30, 2010
One of Monday’s deadly bombings occurred in the southern Afghan city of Kandahar.
On Monday, two bomb strikes claimed the lives of seven American troops in southern Afghanistan, bringing the three-day death toll of U.S. forces to 14, according to the BBC.
Five troops were killed by a roadside bomb in one incident while two others died in a separate bomb attack ... .
Witnesses in Kandahar said a US Army vehicle hit a bomb in the early afternoon, the Associated Press said.
... Meanwhile, the governor of the Lalpor District in Nangarhar Province was killed by a car bomb in the city of Jalalabad on Monday, according to police spokesman Ghafor Khan.
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