In the center of Kabul thundered explosion killed 50 people – media

In the Afghan capital Kabul was rocked by a powerful explosion. Reported by the BBC.

According to preliminary information the explosion occurred in the Central part of the city near foreign embassies and the presidential Palace.

According to the Associated Press, the explosion injured at least 50 people.

Media reported that the explosion was of such power that damaged houses at a distance of several hundred meters. It is noted that Central square is surrounded by police.

Earlier in the capital of Iraq — Baghdad — for the day, the militants staged three attacks. The victims were at least 27 people, more than a hundred were injured.