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Loud blast reported in Afghan capital, close to foreign embassies

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Published time: 1 Jan, 2016 13:05Edited time: 1 Jan, 2016 13:26

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A blast has hit the Afghan capital Kabul, near the area with a lot of foreign embassies and government buildings, Reuters reports, citing eyewitnesses.

There are reports suggesting a restaurant popular with foreigners could be targeted in the explosion.

The explosion happened in Qala-e-Fathullah neighbourhood of Kabul city. Apparently a restaurant has been attacked,” interior ministry spokesman Sediq Sediqqi told AFP.

There are no reports yet of any casualties in the incident.