Explosions near U.S. consulate in Peshawar kill at least 6

Islamabad, Pakistan (CNN) — A terrorist attack near the U.S. Consulate in Peshawar, Pakistan, killed two consulate security guards and at least four others Monday, authorities said.

The two consulate employees who died were Pakistani, the U.S. Embassy in Islamabad said, and “a number of others were seriously wounded.”

At least six people were killed in all, a government official said.

All U.S. citizens were accounted for, and some had minor injuries, State department spokesman P.J. Crowley said.

CNN News

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