Afghan National Security Forces

The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, which left three American soldiers dead and one Afghan contractor injured.
The casualty toll is the worst since 150 people were killed in a truck bomb explosion last May.
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ISIS claimed responsibility for the incident.
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The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack.
The attack underlined the steadily deteriorating security in much of the country.