Suicide bombing in Afghanistan, 3 Turks killed

An Afghan official says a suicide bomber has targeted a minibus with workers from a Turkish construction company, killing three Turkish engineers.

PTI| Last Updated: Jun 02, 2014, 11:35 AM IST

Kabul: An Afghan official says a suicide bomber has targeted a minibus with workers from a Turkish construction company, killing three Turkish engineers.

The spokesman for the governor in eastern Nangharhar province says the attack happened today morning as the Turkish workers were travelling to work in the district of Behsud.
Ahmad Zia Abdulzai says the bomber drove a motorcycle. The explosion killed three Turkish engineers and wounded a fourth. The team was working on a construction project in Behsud.

No one claimed responsibility for the attack and officials at the Turkish Embassy in Kabul could not immediately be reached for comment.