AVA- A spokesman for the provincial governor said the December 8 attack occurred in the Guzra district.
No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, but the spokesman, Gelani Farhad, blamed Taliban insurgents, who are active in the area.
In eastern Nangarhar Province, three members of the ISIS terrorist group were arrested during a military operation in Bahsud district, said Attahullah Khogyani, spokesman for the provincial governor.
Khogyani said one of them is a member of the group's press department who was responsible for ISIS propaganda in Nangarhar.
Both Taliban and ISIS militants are active in eastern Afghanistan, especially in Nangarhar Province.
There was no immediate statement from the ISIS group.
In northern Kunduz Province, at least four Taliban insurgents were killed by their own bomb, according to a statement released by the Afghan National Army on December 8.
The blast reportedly took place in the Qala-e Zal district as they tried to plant it and it detonated.
Sunday 9 December 2018 01:59