Three US Troops Killed In Afghan Roadside Bomb Blast
Three United States service members were killed today in Kandahar province, Afghanistan when their vehicle hit a roadside bomb.
NATO spokesman Col. Thomas Collins told The Associated Press that the three Americans killed were part of a NATO convoy on patrol:
"The convoy struck an IED (improvised explosive devise) in <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zhari_District">Zhari district</a> this afternoon."
Several other service members were injured in the attack, although Collins could not give exact numbers.