Suicide Bomber Kills Six, Wounds 120 In Afghanistan

At least six people have been killed, and a further 120 wounded, following a suicide bombing, at a German consulate in Afghanistan.

A suicide bomber has rammed a truck into a German consulate in Afghanistan, killing at least six civilians and wounding 120, officials said. 

Gunman attacked the building after the blast, in the city of Mazar-e-Sharif, battling with German and Afghan forces.

The Taliban said it carried out the attack in retaliation for air strikes last week in Kunduz province.

Local police said at least one suspect had been arrested in connection with the bombing.

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