3 injured in IED blast outside Pakistan Consulate General in Jalalabad: FO spokespersonArchive
An improvised explosive device (IED) went off outside the Pakistan Consulate General in Jalalabad, Afghanistan on Sunday, Foreign Office spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal said.
In a post on Twitter, the FO spokesperson said that all Pakistani staff were safe, however, added that "one policeman and two applicants are reportedly wounded."
"We are in contact with Afghan authorities to ensure strengthened security for Consulate General’s premises and personnel," he added.
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