Blast near British embassy in Bahrain: Ministry

An embassy spokesman confirmed there had been an explosion but could not yet say if the embassy had been targeted.

Last Updated: Dec 04, 2011, 15:45 PM IST

Dubai: A small explosion took place in a bus parked near the British embassy in Bahrain`s capital Manama on Sunday, the unrest-hit Gulf kingdom`s interior ministry said.
"A blast from the front part of a bus parked near the
British embassy in Ras Rumman" occurred early on Sunday, the
ministry tweeted, without saying whether there were
casualties.

An embassy spokesman confirmed there had been an
explosion but could not yet say if the embassy had been
targeted.

PTI