3,378 US-led soldiers killed in Afghanistan since 2001

KABUL: Two US-led soldiers were killed in an explosion in eastern Afghanistan on Sunday, bringing the death toll of foreign military casualties in Afghanistan so far this year to 131.

A total of 3,378 US-led soldiers have been killed in Afghanistan since 2001 when the United States and its allies invaded Afghanistan as part of war on terror, according to official figures released by the website icasualties.org.