Car bomber hits NATO convoy in Afghanistan, wounds five civilians

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Posted: Sep 24, 2017 3:22 AM

KABUL (Reuters) - Five civilians were wounded when a car bomber attacked a Danish convoy belonging to the NATO-led international mission in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Sunday, security officials said.

Captain William Salvin, a spokesman for NATO's Resolute Support mission, confirmed an attack had occurred and said a team was on the scene to recover the vehicle.

"There are no Resolute Support casualties as a result of the explosion," Salvin he said in an emailed statement.

Afghan security officials said a car bomb had been used in the attack on the convoy.

(Reporting by Hamid Shalizi; Editing by Sam Holmes and Paul Tait)