US Attacks Afghanistan, Drops its Largest Non-nuclear Bomb
April 14 , 2017
As per reports, America's largest non-nuclear bomb was dropped by the US on ISIS targets in Afghanistan on Thursday. At least 36 militants were reportedly killed. As mentioned by the US officials, this was the first time such type of a bomb was used in battle.
GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast Bomb (MOAB) was a 30-feet-long, 21,600-pound, GPS-guided munition bomb.
MOAB was dropped by an MC-130 aircraft at 7.32 pm local time. The aircraft was stationed in Afghanistan.
US President Donald Trump called the attack another successful job on Thursday.