More than 25 members of international and Afghan security forces were injured on Friday while searching for two missing American soldiers.
The attack occured during a joint routine operation in western Afghanistan.
The two paratroopers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division disappeared Wednesday during a routine resupply mission, the military said in a statement, according to the Los Angeles Times.
"With this large number of wounded, we are looking at all possibilities to try to figure out what is going on," said the spokesman, Air Force Tech. Sgt. Jerome Baysmore. "We are looking at all sides of this.", statement came from the Washington Post.