On Thursday, April 13th, the U.S. dropped a 21,600 pound Massive Ordnance Air Blast bomb (MOAB) in Afghanistan. This bomb is also nicknamed the “Mother of all Bombs.” It targeted tunnels where ISIS plans their attacks.
The bomb killed 36 ISIS fighters, destroyed 3 underground tunnels, as well as destroyed weapons and ammunition. According to Afghan and U.S. officials, no civilians were hurt.
In a statement on Thursday, President Trump called the bombing, “another successful job.”