Taliban claim Afghan suicide attack as retaliation for US leaflet insult

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Six civilians injured in blast after US military apologises over leaflets depicting a dog bearing a passage from the Qur’an

The Taliban have claimed responsibility for an explosion near Bagram airfield in Afghanistan, saying it was retaliation for the US distributing propaganda material that insulted Islam.

Six civilians were injured when a suicide bomber on a motorcycle detonated his explosives outside an entry checkpoint to the base, according to local officials.

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