KABUL: A blast occurred outside foreign embassies in Jalalabad city of Afghaistan, during which a woman died, while 19 injured, whereas security forces killed five suicide bombers in retaliation.
According to Afghan media, the blast occurred at 12 noon according to local time. Pakistani, Indian and other countries embassies are located in this area.
Security forces blocked roads after blast and helicopters continued to fly in the affected area. There are reports of several vehicles destroyed as well.