Five soldiers injured in Afghanistan

Dutch soldiers serving with Nato forces in Afghanistan were involved in two separate roadside bomb attacks on Sunday, leaving five wounded, the defence ministry said.

In the first incident three people were wounded driving over a bomb while patrolling near Tarin Kowt. One man, who lost both legs in the blast, is said to be in a critical condition.
The second attack came seven hours later, leaving two soldiers injured. The defence ministry said they are in a stable condition.

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