Wednesday, 23 May, 2018

Blast hits Kabul mosque, several dead

At least 30 killed in suicide bombing at Kabul mosque Reuters Reuters
Kenny Thornton | 20 October, 2017, 19:39

A suicide bomber has detonated his explosives inside a Shia mosque in the Afghan capital of Kabul, killing 30 people, according to reports.

Six people were killed when a suicide bomber posing as a shepherd blew him up near Hussainia mosque, one of the biggest Shiite centres in the city, as worshippers gathered for Friday prayers.

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack but recent assaults on Shiite mosques have been carried out by Islamic State militants.

The blast took place inside Imam Zamam Mosque in Dholana district of Ghor province in western Kabul as per AFP.

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In August and September of this year, two other attacks occurred within mosques in Kabul.

Dasht-e-Barchi is a sprawling neighbourhood in the west of Kabul where the majority of people are ethnic Hazaras, who are mostly Shiite Muslims, a minority in Afghanistan, which is a Sunni majority nation.

Local police officials present at the spot said that the explosion claimed the lives of at least civilians.

Eyewitnesses meanwhile said more than 30 people were killed in the blast.

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