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Three US soldiers hurt in Islamic State attack

Posted at 7:48 AM, May 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-03 07:48:44-04

Three United States soldiers have been hurt in a suicide car bomb attack on a military convoy in Afghanistan.

This happened Wednesday, right near the U.S. Embassy, in Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan.

ABC News is reporting the Islamic State claimed responsibility for the attack.

At least one armored truck was damaged in the attack.

More than two dozen Afghan civilians were hurt.  Eight civilians were killed.

Information about the soldiers' conditions was not immediately available.