BEIRUT, LEBANON (9:40 P.M.) – US Press Secretary Sean Spicer confirmed that the US has dropped its largest non-nuclear bomb in eastern Afghanistan during a press briefing from Washington DC, Thursday.

According to Spicer, the 21,000lb GBU-43 bomb, nicknamed the ‘Mother of all bombs’ or ‘MOAB’, was dropped by a MC-130 aircraft in the Achin district of Nangarhar near Pakistan at around 19:00 local time.

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The strike was reportedly targeting fighters aligned to the self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) in the region’s hills.

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Datuk Bandar
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What a pity. By the headline I thought they dropped that Hitlary or at least Madeleine Aldark although the impact would have been bigger than and such seismic effect was not recorded yet..

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Well, Ivanka and Melania are bombs, Killary and Madeleine are stink bombs.

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Brother Abu Ivanka al-Amriki should drop the 2 stink bombs onto the tunnels.

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It would not have been fair to drop the bomb on these two poor women.

p.s. The US deserves politicians like them. Blink.

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But the world doesn’t!

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Thought You French were so polite to female politicians?

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Ed Snowden: Afghan bunkers 18k lbs ‘MOAB’ bomb dropped on were built by CIA. and tweeted: The bomb dropped today in the middle of nowhere, Afghanistan, cost $314,000,000.

Today’s US politicians do not worry about the cost.

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Ed Snowden continued: Eisenhower would have worried about it.

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p.s. Ed Snowden is right – the ancient irrigation system’s change into bunkers was started by CIA funding. But I think it is only fair that our brother Abu Ivanka al-Amriki spent a chunk of $314,000,000 of US taxes to dismantle some of them again. Blink.

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Nope, it’s “only” $16M for a MOAB. It’s already pretty expensive to replace some napalm canisters or some B-52 old school carpet bombing.

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