Blast close to Kabul mosque after Friday prayers kills at the least fourteen folks – SUCH TV
No less than fourteen folks had been killed and 10 injured by a blast close to a mosque within the Afghan capital which struck as worshippers had been streaming out of afternoon prayers on Friday, a close-by hospital mentioned.
The explosion was the most recent of a lethal collection focusing on Friday prayers at mosques in latest months, a few of them claimed by Daesh.
“After prayers, when folks wished to return out from the mosque, a blast occurred,” mentioned Kabul police spokesman Khalid Zadran. “All casualties are civilians.
Italian-NGO run Emergency Hospital mentioned it had obtained 14 folks from the blast, of whom 4 had been useless on arrival.
The explosion occurred in Wazir Akbar Khan, an space previously residence to town’s ‘inexperienced zone’, the placement of many overseas embassies and NATO, however now managed by the ruling Taliban.