An explosion took place close to Marshal Mohammad Qasim Military Academy in West of Kabul city.

According to reports, the explosion took place at around 7 am local time.

Nasrat Rahimi, a spokesman of the Ministry of Interior confirmed that a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in Qambar Square.

Rahimi further added that the attack killed 6 people including 2 civilians and 4 security personnel.

He also also added that the attack wounded at least 12 other people including 5 civilians.