The guard of the German Embassy in Kabul, who is a citizen of Afghanistan, was killed in the attack. The information was confirmed by the German foreign Ministry. It also reported about several wounded members of the diplomatic mission.
“I strongly condemn the terrorist attack in Kabul, which killed and injured dozens of people,” — reads the statement of the foreign Minister of Germany Sigmar Gabriel.
“In the attack were wounded by the German Embassy. The guard, a citizen of Afghanistan, killed”, — the diplomat added. He called the attack especially vile as killing people who worked for Afghanistan’s future.
According to the latest data, the victims of the bombing attack near the diplomatic mission, were more than 90 people.
Earlier it was reported that the explosion in the Afghan capital occurred near the German Embassy. In addition to diplomatic missions, there are a number of agencies, including the national Directorate of security.
According to Reuters, which cites witnesses on the street in the Afghan capital blew up a car Laden with explosives.
While none of the groups has claimed responsibility for the incident.