The blast occurred in a Shia mosque in Kunduz province throughout the weekly Friday prayer service.
A strong explosion in a mosque in northern Afghanistan on Friday has left a number of casualties, witnesses stated.
The blast occurred in a Shia mosque in Kunduz province throughout the weekly Friday prayer service. Witnesses stated they have been praying once they heard the explosion.
The trigger was not instantly clear.
The Taliban management has been grappling with a rising menace from the native Islamic State (IS) affiliate, often called the Islamic State in Khorasan. IS militants have ramped up assaults to focus on their rivals, together with two lethal bombings in Kabul.
IS has additionally focused Afghanistan’s non secular minorities in assaults.