Kandahar: A Taliban suicide bomber killed at least 13 people and wounded several more in an attack on a convoy of Afghan soldiers in Helmand province, reports quoting an official said.
“A suicide bomber detonated an explosive-filled car as the Afghan National Army convoy passed a small market in Nawa District of Helmand,” Omar Zwak, a spokesman for the provincial governor, told AFP.
He added that civilians and forces personnel were among the dead while more than a dozen others had been wounded.
The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack in a WhatsApp message sent to journalists. (Agencies)