A deadly car bomb explosion was foiled in Lashkargah city, the provincial capital of southern Helmand province, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said Thursday.
According to a statement released by MoI, the car bomb was destroyed in an airstrike which was carried out in the vicinity of Nad-e-Ali district.
The statement further added that the militants were looking to detonate the car bomb in Lashkargah city.
The anti-government armed militants including Taliban have not commented regarding the airstrike and destruction of the car bomb so far.
Source: KHAAMA Press