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Herat suicide attack leaves 20 killed, 50 injured

Kabul, Aug 2, The suicide attack which happened on Tuesday night in Herat, Afghanistan claimed the lives of 20 people and injured 50 others.

According to hospital sources, over 20 dead bodies and 30 injured have so far been transferred to hospital.

Two suicide terrorists broke into a mosque in Herat, then one of them started shooting at worshipers and the other terrorist detonated himself inside the mosque, Herat police reported.

People of Herat have experienced suicide attacks and explosions in Shia mosques since the beginning of the current year.

No group has yet claimed the responsibility for the deadly incident.

Source: Islamic Republic News Agency

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