3 Turkish Engineers Killed in a Suicide Bombing İn Afganistan

Suicide bomb in MaimanaAt least three Turkish engineers were killed in a suicide attack in Behsud district of eastern Nangarhar province early Monday, local officials said.

One child and another Turkish engineer were injured in the attack.

The incident took place in Behsud, after a suicide bomber in detonated his explosive laden rickshaw next to the vehicle of the Turkish engineers, who were working for a Turkish construction company, said Ahmad Zia Abdulzai, Provincial Governor’s Spokesman.

“The Turkish workers were travelling for work in the district of Behsud where they were building of a base for the Afghan forces,” he said.

He said the police have started investigations about the attack and the victims have been taken to the nearby hospital.

No group including the Taliban has claimed responsibility for the attack.