An explosion rocked a mosque in eastern Afghanistan as dozens of people gathered to offer Friday players, causing the roof to collapse and killing 62 worshippers, provincial officials said. Attahullah Khogyani, spokesman for the governor of Nangarhar, said the militant attack wounded 36 others. He said it was not immediately clear if the mosque was attacked by a suicide bomber or some other type of bombing. ‘Both men and children are among those killed and wounded in the attack,’ he said. A volunteer carries an injured youth to hospital, following a bomb blast in Haska Mina district of Nangarhar Province on October 18, 2019 Jihadists have launched a bomb attack at a mosque in eastern Afghanistan during Friday prayers 62 people were killed in the blast with 32 wounded. Fingers have been pointed at both the Taliban and ISIS who both operate in this part of Afghanistan RELATED ARTICLES Previous 1 Next Top Al-Qaeda commander Asim Omar has been KILLED in a joint… 15 injured in bomb blast outside Afghan mosque being used as… Share this article Share Sediq Sediqqi, spokesman for the Afghan president Ashraf Ghani strongly condemned the attack on his official twitter account, ‘The Afghan government strongly… Read full this story
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