PAN): A suicide bomber on Monday detonated his explosive-rigged motorcycle near a foreign military base in the central province of Uruzgan, officials said.
The explosion took place around noon near a military base of the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Choora district, police spokesman Farid Aiel told Pajhwok Afghan News.
Witnesses claimed civilians had suffered casualties in the attack.
"ISAF reports indicate that a suicide bomber attempted an attack on an ISAF patrol in Choora district today. The attacker was killed. However,there were no ISAF fatalities reported," the NATO-led force told Pajhwok Afghan News.
from Pajhwok News by Ajmal Wisal
other sources from twitter:
Reports of suicide blast in Uruzgan, 3 ISAF soldier and one national police soldier injured. via @sami_mahdi1TV
— Mujib Mashal (@MujMash) March 26, 2012
Suicide bombing in Uruzgan wounded three US Soldiers, one Afghan cop. [Some reported 3 ISAF KIA wrongly].
— Combat Journalist (@combatjourno) March 26, 2012