US officers stated on Sunday that an American drone hit a car carrying “a number of Islamic State suicide bombers” heading in direction of Kabul airport, thereby eliminating an “imminent risk.” The hit induced vital second explosions indicating substantial explosive materials within the car. One US official stated the strike was carried out by “an unmanned over-the-horizon plane piloted from exterior Afghanistan” however supplied no particulars. The car focused had been linked to the Afghan ISIL affiliate, the spokesperson for US Central Command has stated.
In a separate incident on Sunday, a rocket struck a neighborhood simply northwest of Kabul airport, killing a baby.
President Joe Biden had vowed to avenge the huge suicide bombing at Kabul Airport final Thursday that killed 13 US personnel and a whole lot of Afghans.