Kabul mosque bombing killed at least 50

Kabul mosque bombing killed at least 50

A powerful explosion killed him more than 50 people After Friday prayers at a mosque in Kabul, the leader said, a A series of attacks on civilian targets in Afghanistan During the Islamic holy month of Ramadan.

The explosion hit Khalifa Sahib MosqueWest of the capital in the afternoon, Besmula Habib, a deputy spokeswoman for the Interior Ministry, officially put the death toll at 10.

The suicide bomber struck outside a Sunni mosque shortly after noon after Friday prayers. The congregation known as Zikr, An act of religious commemoration performed by some Muslims but considered heretical by some strict Sunni groups.

The announcement was made by the director of Sayed Fazil Agha Mosque. They were accompanied to the ceremony by a suspected suicide bomber. And detonated explosives.

“Black smoke was coming out and spreading everywhere, there were dead bodies everywhere,” he told Reuters, adding that his cousins ​​were among the dead. “I survived, but I lost my loved ones.”

A resident of the area, Mohamed Sabir, said he saw people being loaded into an ambulance. “The explosion was very strong, I thought I lost my earhe argued.

The announcement was made at the Kabul Central Emergency Hospital. 21 people were injured in the explosion. And that two patients died on arrival. A nurse at another hospital, who declined to be named, said she suffered several serious injuries.

Meanwhile, a health source said hospitals had received at least 30 bodies so far.

Dozens of Afghan civilians have been killed in bomb attacks in recent weeks, some of which the Islamic State has claimed responsibility. The latest attack took place on the last Friday of the month of Ramadan, when most Muslims fast and Next week for the Eid religious holiday.

Source: La Neta Neta