Updated: 05/28/2014 14:53 | By Agence France-Presse

Two foreigners injured in attack on US consulate in Afghanistan

At least two foreign security personnel were wounded in an attack on a US consulate vehicle in the western Afghan city of Herat on Wednesday, officials said.


Two foreigners injured in attack on US consulate in Afghanistan

An Afghan policeman shows commuters to pull over to be searched on a road leading to Herat, on April 3, 2014 - by Aref Karimi

The vehicle was on its way to the airport when an unidentified gunman on a motorbike shot at it with a rocket-propelled grenade in Enjeel district of the city, district chief Basher Ahmad told AFP. 

The incident came five days after insurgents attacked an Indian mission in the same city, injuring two policemen.

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