1 soldier killed, 6 injured in Afghanistan car explosion

Kabul: A car bomb erupted in northern Balkh area killing at the least 1 warrior & wounding 6 remaining on Tue., Hebatullah Alizai, commander of 209 Shaheen Troops Corps, informed Sputnik.

“At the least 1 commando warrior has been died & 6 remaining have been injured in a car bomb close to the commando compound in Balkh dist. of Balkh area,” the commander stated.

The blast took place in about nine am (regional time), a spokesman for the Afghan Ministry of Interior stated.

As per 1Tv broadcaster, 1 warrior passed away & regarding 40 citizens have been wounded — military & civilians.