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At Least 27 Killed in Suicide Bomb Attack in Afghanistan Capital Kabul

According to Afghan officials in a suicide bomber attack on a Shiite mosque in the Afghanistan capital Kabul at least 27 civilians have been killed.

An Afghan official says that at least 27 civilians have been killed after a suicide bomber attacked a Shiite mosque in the capital, Kabul; AP reported.

Faredoon Obiadi, head of the criminal investigation department for the Kabul police, said Monday that at least 35 others were wounded in the attack.

The Interior Ministry confirmed in a statement that a suicide attack had taken place inside the Baqir-ul Ulom mosque in western Kabul.

Obiadi added that the attacker was on foot and detonated his suicide vest among the crowds inside the mosque.

Source: Al Alam


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