A suicide bomber attacked a British Embassy vehicle in the eastern part of the Afghan capital Thursday, killing at least five and injuring more than 30, according to law enforcement officials.
It’s the latest in a spate of assaults targeting foreigners as most U.S. and international troops are preparing to withdraw by the end of the year.
Authorities said the attacker detonated a car filled with explosives near the British vehicle, killing one British citizen and four Afghans.
A British Embassy spokesman acknowledged that there “have been some injuries” but declined to elaborate. The attack unfolded around 10 a.m.