US military base attacked

August 19, 2008 12:00 am

, KABUL, August 19 – A US military base in eastern Afghanistan came under attack early Tuesday, a day after a suicide attack there killed 10 people, NATO’s International Security Assistance Force said.

"We have heard about suicide bombers on foot. They are receiving indirect fire," an officer in the ISAF media office in Kabul told AFP.

Fighting at the base in the eastern town of Khost was ongoing he said, on condition of anonymity.


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