Large explosions reported in Abu Dhabi

Large explosions reported in Abu Dhabi

Powerful explosions have rocked the capital of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi on Wednesday,  international media reported.

Local residents and foreign tourists confirmed that they heard violent explosions in Abu Dhabi, following a rocket attack.

Preliminary images and reports confirm that at least one explosion took place at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Abu Dhabi.

Brazilian journalists covering the World Club Cup in Abu Dhabi announced an explosion and fire in a building in Abu Dhabi.

Emirati media have confirmed the blast but claimed no damage.

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

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