May 31, 2017 / 6:33 AM / 4 months ago

Unclear if German embassy staff killed or hurt in Kabul blast: source

Afghan officials inspect outside the German embassy after a blast in Kabul, Afghanistan May 31, 2017. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

BERLIN (Reuters) - It is unclear whether German embassy staff in Kabul were injured or hurt when a huge car bomb exploded in its vicinity, a security source said on Wednesday.

“It’s unclear at the moment whether German staff have been affected,” the source told Reuters.

The source had earlier said, based on information available at the time, it did not seem that German staff had been injured or killed in the explosion.

Reporting by Sabine Siebold; Writing by Michelle Martin; Editing by Madeline Chambers

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