Near the mosque of Kabul, an explosion occurred

Near the mosque of Kabul, an explosion occurred

About Al Zahra mosque, located in the Afghan capital, the explosion occurred. As a result, according to preliminary data, six people were killed and another 10 injured. About this Twitter informs the Agency TOLOnews.

The interior Ministry called the incident a terrorist attack. Presumably, an explosive device detonated a suicide bomber, reports Reuters.

#KabulExplosion – at least 6 dead and 10 wounded in mosque bombing in # Afghanistan

— TOLOnews (@TOLOnews) 15 Jun 2017

According to the Agency, after the explosion, the shooting started.

June 6, in the Afghan city of Herat near the mosque of the XII century JAMA Masjid explosion. The bomb was hidden in a motorcycle parked nearby. It worked, as the crowd of believers passed through the Park, heading to prayer. Killed seven people, injured 15.

May 31, a powerful blast happened in Kabul near the presidential Palace and Embassy buildings. According to preliminary data, the bomb was planted in a tanker for transportation of water. Killing over 150 people, several hundred were injured.