Ten minste 16 killed as explosion rocks mosque in Afghanistan's Kandahar

Ten minste 16 mense is vermoor en 32 injured after an explosion hit a Shia mosque in Kandahar during Friday prayers, a doctor at a hospital in the Afghaanse city told CNN.

The doctor, who preferred to remain unnamed for security reasons, is at the Mirwais hospital where victims of the blast are being treated.
The spokesman for the Taliban-run Ministry of Interior, Qari Saeed Khosty, also confirmed the explosion on Twitter adding that a number of people had died and were injured.
    Last Friday, ten minste 20 mense is vermoor en 90 others wounded in a blast from a suicide bomber at another Shia mosque in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz.
      The incident happened during Friday prayers.

      People react near the scene after the explosion.

      Dit is 'n deurslaggewende nuusberig, meer om te volg.

        Kommentaar gesluit.