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MOAB strike: US bombing of IS in Afghanistan ‘killed dozens’

Media captionWatch 2003 footage of the GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast Bomb (MOAB) being tested A US military strike with a weapon known as the “mother of all bombs” (MOAB) killed 36 IS militants and destroyed their base, the Afghan defence ministry says. The biggest non-nuclear bomb ever used in combat was dropped on an IS tunnel complex in Nangarhar ... Read More »