MASSIVE EXPLOSION Reported Near US Embassy in Afghanistan
Earlier this year the Talban attacked the British Embassy in Kabul. An RPG fired at house used by British diplomats.
Afghan police inspect the dead body of one of the suicide attackers following the 18-hour assault in April. (Daily Mail)
A blast has sounded in an area of the Afghan capital that is home the U.S. Embassy, the international military coalition headquarters and many high-ranking Afghan officials.
AP reporters heard the explosion shortly after 8 a.m. Wednesday local time. An alarm started going off at the U.S. Embassy, warning staff to take cover. Kabul police chief spokesman Hashmatullah Stanikzai says that there was some sort of attack in Wazir Akbar Khan neighborhood and he expected that there were casualties but he had no further details.
More… THE SUICIDE BOMBER WAS ARMED WITH A GUN, GRENADE AND A VEST. 2 DEAD 2 INJURED.