Breaking news out of Afghanistan this morning where weâ€™re seeing reports that 3 American service members were killed by a roadside bomb in Ghanzi province:
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) â€” US forces in Afghanistan say three American service members have been killed in a roadside bombing in Ghazni province.
â€” FOX 7 Austin (@fox7austin) November 27, 2018
According to reports, 3 other service members and an American contractor were wounded in the attack:
Pentagon: Three U.S. service members were killed and three wounded when an improvised explosive device detonated November 27 near Ghazni city, Afghanistan. One American contractor was also wounded.
â€” Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) November 27, 2018
Bloody day in Afghanistan where the latest news is 3 American troops were killed, 3 wounded in a blast in the city of Ghazni. The wounded troops, along with one American contractor also wounded, were receiving medical care. More to come on @starsandstripes.
â€” Chad Garland (@chadgarland) November 27, 2018
Three US service members were killed and three wounded when an IED detonated today near Ghazni city, according to @ResoluteSupport. One American contractor was also wounded. #Afghanistan pic.twitter.com/btxePWX3kN
â€” Steve Herman (@W7VOA) November 27, 2018
A U.S. Ranger was killed by friendly fire earlier in the week:
BREAKING: Three U.S. service members were killed & three were wounded by an IED today (Nov. 27th) near Ghazni city, Afghanistan. One American contractor was also wounded. This comes after DOD announced the Army Ranger killed earlier this week was killed by friendly Afghan fire.
â€” Jerry Dunleavy (@JerryDunleavy) November 27, 2018