03/28/2008 02:44 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

US: Over 100 Killed In Afghanistan Battle

A suicide bomber killed three NATO soldiers in Afghanistan Tuesday while more than 100 insurgents were killed in a separate battle that lasted deep into the night, the military said.

Afghan security officials reported meanwhile that six Afghan troops and more than 20 Taliban rebels had died across the country in attacks linked to an intensifying insurgency by the Taliban movement backed by Al-Qaeda.

Read more on AFP