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Suicide bomber attacks Shiite mosque in Kabul

World | 2017-08-25 13:44:31
Suicide bomber attacks Shiite mosque in Kabul
   An Afghan policeman keeps guard the the site of attack in Kabul, Afghanistan August 25, 2017. (REUTERS/Omar Sobhani)
A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a Shiite mosque in Kabul Friday in what officials said was an ongoing attack, the latest violence to strike the Afghan capital.

Kabul police spokesman Abdul Basir Mujahid told AFP a suicide bomber "detonated himself inside the mosque", adding that there were casualties but he could not confirm how many. The interior ministry confirmed a "terrorist attack" had taken place.


 
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