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Suicide attack in Afghanistan targets British embassy vehicle; at least 5 dead
Suicide attack in Afghanistan targets British embassy vehicle; at least 5 dead

A suicide bomber attacked a British embassy vehicle in the Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday, killing at least five Afghan civilians and wounding more than 30 others, officials said. An embassy spokesman confirmed the attack and said some people in the vehicle were wounded, without providing further details. He added that the vehicle was not carrying any British diplomats. Kabir Amiri, the administrative head of Kabul hospitals, said that at least five Afghan civilians were killed and up to 34 wounded. Afghan Public Health Ministry spokesman Kanishka Bektash Turkistani said the wounded included five children. The attack took place in the east of the city, shaking parts of Kabul and...

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