A large explosion has been reported near the Russian Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. The explosion took place at the Darul Aman road and the eyewitnesses have reported the presence of a suicide bomber behind this attack. Some nearby buildings have been damaged. Firefighters have reached the scene and are trying to keep the situation under control. There is some speculation that it was a truck bomb that was attacking the Russian convoy but the confirmation is not yet there. No terrorist group has taken responsibility of this attack so far.
Ministry spokesman Najib Danish said, “The attack happened near the Russian embassy. We fear casualties from the bombing.” According to reports, at least 18 people have been injured by the blast. There is no news of any casualties so far.