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Blast heard in Kabul as army convoy attacked: Security sources

Published on Jan 5, 2014 12:26 AM

KABUL (REUTERS) - A large explosion was heard in the diplomatic quarter of Kabul on Saturday and security sources said a military convoy had been attacked at the entrance to a base.

Reuters reporters heard sirens and helicopters flying overhead. Details on casualties were not immediately available, but the NATO-led security force confirmed that it had sent troops to assist.