When asked why no Bulgarian fighter jets on duty were flew off over the Russian bombers
, the Bulgarian Defense Ministry is quoted as saying that it is up to NATO's southern command to decide whose fighter jets would be sent in the air in similar situations.
scored in the dying seconds of the first-half to edge the slightest of leads and went in to the half-time break 37-35 up.
In the first attack, a suicide bomber
driving an explosive- laden truck and blew it up in front of Musayi district on the outskirt of capital city Kabul at 07:30 a.m.
Regardless of who was correct, the bomber
community generally accepted that TAC had won the philosophical debate.
However as police struggled to identify the bombers
, Soekarna said DNA tests on the families of two men suspected of carrying out the attacks, named as Ibrahim and Nur Hasbi, had returned negative results.
The issue will be whether the Air Force can afford a new bomber
or will have to sustain and improve the bombers
it currently has.
Abdusakur Tan's theory that the second bomber
could also be a local.
But Sobejana said that since it was the PNP that looked into the identities of the bombers
, then it may be in the best position to release its findings, which he admitted had been forwarded to them, but which, the official said, he has yet to see.
'All the three suicide bombers
were killed by the security forces, while a policeman lost his life in the exchange of fire,' said senior police officer Abdul Rehman Luni.
Current versions of several of these strategic bombers
remain in service with the Russian Federation and other countries (including the Peoples Republic of China) and have seen combat during the past several years in Syria.
According to CTD sources, the bomber
entered Pakistan from Afghanistan through Torkham Border on May 6.
There was speculation earlier that Saharan Hashim may not have been one of the bombers
and that he may still be alive.