Bomb kills three US soldiers in Afghanistan


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The attack happened near Bagram air base (file image)

Three US service members and one contractor have been killed by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan.

Three other service members were injured, a statement from the Department of Defense says.

The device exploded close to Bagram air base, 50km (31 miles) from the capital, Kabul.

Earlier three people were killed in twin explosions in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad.

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