18 March 2017

News Story: Explosion Reported Near Army Base In Khost

A car bomb blast occurred near an army base in Yaqubi district in Khost province on Friday morning, local officials said. 

An explosives-laden vehicle wanted to target an army base in the district but was shot by security forces at the outpost and its explosives were detonated before hitting their target, the 203 Tandar Army Corp’s spokesman Fazl Khoda said.

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