The health Ministry of Afghanistan announced the deaths of nine people in the explosion in Kabul

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The health Ministry of Afghanistan announced the deaths of nine people, more than 90 victims were taken to hospital, reports Reuters.

TV channel Tolo News, citing sources reported that the explosion killed at least 50 people, more than 100 were injured.

A powerful bomb exploded in Kabul on Wednesday morning near the presidential Palace and buildings of foreign embassies. Many buildings were damaged, they smashed Windows and doors. Reuters, citing the police reported that a car bomb exploded near the German Embassy.

According to preliminary data, exploded a car bomb tanker for transportation of water, said channel Tolo News, citing the interior Ministry of Afghanistan.

Terrorists attack in #Kabul started by a massive explosion near the #German embassy killed and injured more than hundred people.#Kabulexplosion pic.twitter.com/75MV9HrTvL

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