4 Sep 2012

Vehicle leaving consulate rammed by bomber

5:14 am on 4 September 2012

]s\ A suicide bomber killed himself and two others when he drove a car bomb at a vehicle as it left the US consulate in the city of Peshawar in north-west Pakistan.

A suicide bomber killed himself and two others when he drove a car bomb at a vehicle as it left the US consulate in the city of Peshawar in north-west Pakistan.

Two US and two Pakistani staff were injured.

The consultate close to the offices of the UN refugee agency, the UNHCR, and a registration centre for Afghan refugees.

The BBC reports the car driven by the bomber contained about 110kg of explosives.