Car bomb injures 14 Afghanistan soldiers in Helmand

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ANI Kabul, Afghanistan Dec 27, 2017, 11.55 AM (IST)

At least 14 Afghan soldiers were injured in a car bombing at 505 Boost Police Zone in Lashkargah city, capital of Helmand Province on Wednesday.

The Tolo News quoted a spokesman for the provincial governor, Omar Zwak, as saying that the blast happened after a car bomb detonated while the soldiers were leaving the base to launch a military operation.

No group has claimed the responsibility for the attack so far.

Further details are awaited.