2 NATO troops killed in Afghanistan

Two NATO service members were killed Thursday in a bomb…

Two NATO service members were killed Thursday in a bomb attack in southern Afghanistan, the international military coalition said. NATO did not provide the nationality of the dead or any details on the bomb blast.

The latest deaths bring the death toll for international service members to six in just the first two days of August, a particularly deadly start to a month in which fighting typically spikes in the country.

Meanwhile, Afghan forces killed five insurgents who were planning to attack Kabul in an early morning gun battle Thursday just outside of the capital, officials said.

Read more at CBS News

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