No less than two folks had been killed and 11 injured after a suicide bomber detonated explosives close to the doorway of the Russian embassy in Kabul, police stated Monday, including the attacker was shot useless by armed guards as he approached the gate.
“The suicide attacker earlier than reaching the goal, was acknowledged and shot by Russian embassy (Taliban) guards … there is no such thing as a details about casualties but,” Mawlawi Sabir, the top of the police district the place the assault occurred, informed Reuters.
No data was accessible but about any deaths or accidents to Russian embassy workers, he added.
Russia is likely one of the few international locations to have maintained an embassy in Kabul after the Taliban took over the nation greater than a 12 months in the past. Though Moscow doesn’t formally acknowledge the Taliban’s authorities, it has been in talks with officers over an settlement to provide gasoline and different commodities.
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