U.S. Drops ‘Mother Of All Bombs’ In Afghanistan

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U.S. has dropped the largest non-nuclear,  22,000-pound bomb from its arsenal against ISIS fighters in Afghanistan, Pentagon spokesman have said. The bomb has been nicknamed as the “mother of all bombs”.

“At 7:32 pm local time today, U.S. Forces – Afghanistan conducted a strike on an ISIS-K tunnel complex in Achin district, Nangarhar province, Afghanistan, as part of ongoing efforts to defeat ISIS-K in Afghanistan in 2017,” US Central Command said in a statement.