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94 killed in U.S.’s MOAB bombing of Afghanistan


U.S. dropped a MOAB on an known IS tunnel system. There has been a confirmed 94 kills. The bomb was dropped last Thursday night some of the locals claimed the explosion “lit up the sky”.

No civilians were harmed in the bombing, however there has been claims that some civilian houses nearby were flattened, this has not been confirmed.


The bomb dropped was only 1 of 15 ever made. The MOAB or Massive Ordinance Air Blast, also known as the Mother Of All Bombs costs around 16 million.
Despite criticism the Trump administration stands behind the bombing.