Six troops killed outside U.S. airbase by suicide bomber on a motorcycle

December 21, 2015 3:55 PM

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Six NATO troops died Monday in a suicide bombing during a patrol outside a U.S. base in Bagram, about 34 miles north of Kabul.

The patrol of NATO troops was targeted by a motorcyclist carrying a bomb. In addition to the servicemembers killed, three were injured, according to NATO command headquarters in Afghanistan. It was unclear whether any of the dead or wounded were Americans.

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