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Seven Mine Planters Killed in Their Own IED Blasts


ied-3At least seven insurgents were killed as a result of their own bomb explosions in southern Helmand province, Afghan National Army (ANA) media office said in a statement on Sunday.

The explosions took place in Nawzad district when a number of insurgents were busy planting Improvised Explosive Device (IEDs) in the district, the statement added.

Two other planters were wounded in the blasts, it continued.