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BREAKING: Casualties Unknown As US military jet crashes in Afghanistan

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The US Defense Department confirmed Monday {that a} army jet crashed in Ghazni province in Afghanistan however rejected Taliban ideas that it was shot down.

Afghanistan US Forces spokesman Colonel Sonny Leggett confirmed in a press release that the plane was a US Bombardier E-11A, a sort of jet used as an airborne communications node within the area.

While the cause of the crash is under investigation, there are no indications the crash was caused by enemy fire,” Leggett stated.

He gave no data on casualties within the crash.

(AFP)

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