KABUL, Afghanistan — A suicide car bomber blew himself up as a NATO
convoy passed by his vehicle on the outskirts of the Afghan capital on
Friday, wounding two troops, officials said.
The Afghan Defense Ministry said an Afghan soldier and a NATO service
member were wounded in the blast. NATO confirmed the attack took place
but did not say whether there were any casualties. The driver of the car
was killed in the blast, the Defense Ministry said.
"According to initial reports the vehicle-borne IED exploded when an
International Security Assistance Force convoy passed the vehicle," NATO
said in a statement.