NATO soldier killed in Afghanistan convoy attack: coalition

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Posted: Aug 03, 2017 5:23 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A NATO soldier was killed and six other personnel were wounded on Thursday after a suicide bomber attacked their convoy in Afghanistan's Kabul province, a coalition statement said.

The incident occurred in the province's Qarabagh district. The wounded were being treated at a U.S. military hospital at Bagram Airfield and were in stable condition, the statement said.

The nationality of the slain soldier was not immediately clear.

(Reporting by Idrees Ali; Editing by Jonathan Oatis)