The tanker overturned on a sharp bend on a highway and exploded in a huge fireball about 45 minutes later.
No one was injured in the explosion which occurred around midnight, but Kiev has added more police to guard the embassy.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security issued a statement following the explosion in Manchester, England.
Israel believed the target to be a Hezbollah weapons cache.
The Islamic State group threatened India's iconic Taj Mahal as bombings and sabotage rocked the surrounding tourist city of Agra.
A man drove a van of gas cylinders into the conservative group's offices in Canberra.
The explosion killed at least 31 and injured dozens more.
The blast struck the San Pablito fireworks market in Tultepec, about 20 miles north of Mexico City.
The blast occurred outside the governor's office in Adana.
Samsung's value dropped by $19 billion following production "pause" but longterm damage could be worse.
New Yorkers' measured reaction to the explosion in Chelsea could mean they have come to accept that such incidents a part of their daily lives.
Investigators are trying to establish if there were any links to international terrorism.
After reports of the smartphone setting on fire, passengers have been asked not to check the device into the hold.
Belgian police have said they are treating the attack as a criminal incident.
An Australian cyclist claims he suffered third degree burns when his device exploded.
Last week's attack on Istanbul's main airport killed 45 people and wounded hundreds.