An explosion was reported in Kabul near the building housing Afghanistan’s Foreign Ministry. Sources said ambulances were rushed to the scene.
According to Russian news agency Sputnik, explosion and gunfire was heard right outside the foreign ministry’s gates.
Earlier this month, an explosion occurred at a military airport in Kabul, according to Nafi Takoor, a spokesman for the Afghan Interior Ministry. The statement added that several individuals were killed or injured in the incident.
Takoor was quoted as saying by Sputnik, “This morning, there was an explosion at the Kabul military airport, due to which a number of our citizens were martyred and injured.”
(This is a developing story and will be updated as details come in.)