` Gunmen with Machine Guns and Rocket Propelled Grenades Attack Consulate in Afghanistan '

#AceWorldNews – KABUL – May 23 – Gunmen armed with machine guns and rocket-propelled grenades attacked the Indian consulate in western Afghanistan’s Herat province Friday, AP reported.

At least three gunmen opened fire on the consulate from a nearby home, provincial Police Chief Abdul Sami Qatra said. Police reportedly killed two gunmen.

The assault injured no diplomatic staff, but Indian officials said there had been a threat against its diplomats in Afghanistan.

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