F-16 crashes in Afghanistan, killing pilot: NATO



Kabul: NATO says an American F-16 fighter jet has crashed in eastern Afghanistan, killing the US pilot.

NATO said in a statement on Thursday that the cause of Wednesday's crash is still being investigated, but initial reporting indicates that there was "no insurgent activity in the area" when the plane went down.

The US-led military coalition did not disclose where the plane crashed.

PTI