Six U.S. troops killed in Afghanistan attack - U.S. official

by Reuters
Monday, 21 December 2015 17:08 GMT

WASHINGTON, Dec 21 (Reuters) - Six American troops were killed on Monday when a suicide bomber attacked their patrol near Bagram air base in Afghanistan, a U.S. official told Reuters, speaking on the condition of anonymity.

NATO's Resolute Support mission had earlier provided the number of service members killed but did not offer their nationality. (Reporting by Phil Stewart; Editing by Doina Chiacu)

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