Terrorist attack outside Iranian embassy in Kabul


A terrorist attack was made Thursday morning against a vehicle of the Turkish embassy outside the Iranian embassy in Kabul killing one person.

The incident occurred at 8:15 local time when a suicide bomber driving a bomb-laden car tried to hit a diplomatic car belonging to the Turkish embassy while it was passing by the Iranian mission in the Afghan capital. 

The driver was killed, said Deputy Interior Minister of Afghanistan General Mohammad Ayoub Salangi.

However, no damage has been reported to be inflicted on the Iranian embassy and the site of the blast is under tight security measures. 

No reporter is allowed to enter the area. 

Salangi told reporters that investigations are underway after the incident.