US military jet crashes in Afghanistan

The US Defense Department confirmed Monday that a military jet crashed in Ghazni province in Afghanistan but rejected Taliban suggestions that it was shot down. Afghanistan US Forces spokesman Colonel Sonny Leggett confirmed in a statement that the aircraft was a US Bombardier E-11A, a type of jet used as an airborne communications node in the region. READ ALSO: Planned visa ban will affect vulnerable people in Nigeria, FG tells US “While the cause of the crash is under investigation,…

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