2 U.S. service members killed in Afghanistan attack

- Two U.S. service members were killed Wednesday when their convoy came under attack in Afghanistan's Kandahar Province.

An Afghan police official in Kandahar said a suicide bomber hit the convoy of international troops on the edge of the southern city of Kandahar. NATO officials also confirmed the attack.

“Resolute Support can confirm that a NATO convoy was attacked this afternoon in Kandahar,” a NATO statement read. “The attack did cause casualties.”

The American forces in southern Afghanistan are part of the more than 8,400 troops currently deployed in the country.

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