Blast in Afghan capital Kabul close to intelligence agency

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KABUL (Reuters) – An explosion hit an area of Kabul close to a compound of Afghanistan’s national intelligence agency on Monday and casualties were likely, security officials said.

There was no immediate word on the cause of the blast, which occurred close to the entrance of the National Directorate for Security complex.

(Reporting by Mirwais Harooni; Editing by Robert Birsel)

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