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Afghanistan Blast Kills 2 NATO Troops

Afghanistan Blast Kills 2 NATO Troops

NATO says an explosion has killed two of its troops outside a military base in eastern Afghanistan.

Afghan authorities say Sunday's blast in the city of Gardez killed two other people and wounded several more.

A provincial government spokesman says a bomb went off in a marketplace near the base.

The French news agency says the Taliban has claimed responsibility for the bombing.

Some information for this report was provided by AP, AFP and Reuters.

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