Roadside bombs kill 5 NATO troops in Afghanistan

A United States Marine helicopter door gunner holds a heavy machine gun during a flight over Nimroz Province on the border with the volatile Helmand Province in southern Afghanistan, Saturday, July 17, 2010. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)

July 17, 2010 2:01:53 PM PDT
Five NATO troops died in roadside bombs in Afghanistan, the alliance said Saturday, as international forces announced that they had foiled a terrorist attack on an upcoming conference in Kabul to be attended by leaders from more than 60 nations.