June 6, 2006
Taliban car bomber rams US convoy, wounded reported
KABUL (Reuters) - A Taliban suicide car bomber rammed a
U.S. coalition convoy in the southern Afghan province of Khost
on Tuesday, causing casualties, but there were no immediate
reports of deaths, a U.S. military spokeswoman in Kabul said.
"We have very limited information, but there are no reports
of coalition casualties, only reports of injured," said
Lieutenant Tamara Lawrence.
Taliban spokesman, Mohammad Hanif, had called to claim
responsibility for the attack by one of the militants'