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Suicide bomber was riding donkey – authorities

A suicide bomber riding a donkey has killed three servicemen and an interpreter in Afghanistan.

The attack was confirmed by the US-led International Security Assistance Force in a statement.

The morning blast occurred in the Sayedabad district of Wardak province.

The rider of the donkey approached soldiers on a joint patrol before detonating his explosives. He was dressed like a  farmer, according to reports.

Officials did not give the nationality of those killed.

ABC News reports that American servicemen were among the casualties.

Four Afghan soldiers and several civilians were injured.

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