explosion in Kabul city injures2

At least two people were reportedly injured following an explosion in the 15th district of capital Kabul on Wednesday, police officials said.

Afghan interior ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqi said a foreign national has also been injured following the blast which took place around 9am local time after a remote controlled IED device planted under the vehicle of a private security firm was detonated.

He said, “An explosive device was attached under a vehicle and went off near a security check post at the 15th district.”

The foreign national was reportedly working as an adviser for the private security company, Global Security Company. The health condition of the two individuals injured following the blast have been reported satisfactory.

No group has so far claimed responsibility behind the incident.

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