Taliban terrorist is caught trying to drive 2,500 kilos of explosives hidden under tomatoes into Afghan capital Kabul

A failed Taliban bomber was caught with a lorry packed with bombs hidden under boxes of tomatoes as he drove through Kabul.

Afghan police shot and wounded the jihadi carrying 30 yellow and orange plastic containers filled with explosive material and two bombs weighing 100 kilogrammes each.

The man was caught after he failed to stop at a security checkpoint late Saturday, the interior ministry said.