ISIS Denies Suffering Casualties from Huge US Bomb in Afghanistan

​​​​​​​TEHRAN (Tasnim) – ISIS denied Friday it had suffered casualties from the US military's largest non-nuclear bomb which hit its mountain hideouts in Afghanistan, in a statement on its propaganda agency Amaq.

ISIS Denies Suffering Casualties from Huge US Bomb in Afghanistan

"Security source to Amaq agency denies any dead or wounded from yesterday's American strike in Nangarhar using a GBU-43/B," the group's self-styled news agency said on social media accounts.

The GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb – dubbed the "Mother Of All Bombs" – was unleashed in combat for the first time Thursday, hitting ISIS positions in eastern Nangarhar province, AFP reported.

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