Update: BBC Journalists critically injured and BBC Driver dead in Afghanistan Suicide Bombing.
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Kabul: Five BBC workers and their Afghan driver were caught up in the suicide bombing outside the Germany embassy in Kabul, the corporation has said.
The driver, a father in his late thirties who had worked for the BBC for more than four years, was killed in the attack. Four journalists were injured, though their wounds were not believed to be life-threatening, the BBC said in a statement.
The attack killed at least 80 people and injured more than 300. No group has yet claimed responsibility, but the Taliban has denied involvement.