The number of victims of explosion at a mosque in the city of Herat in Northwest Afghanistan rose to 29, more than 60 people were injured. About it reports local TV channel Tolo News, citing authorities.
Earlier it was reported about 15 people killed.
It is clarified that the suicide bomber entered the mosque and opened fire on the congregation. After that he detonated the explosive device.
6 June in Herat in an explosion near a mosque killed seven people and 15 were injured. The bomb was hidden in a motorcycle parked near the mosque of the XII century JAMA Masjid. It worked, as the crowd of believers passed through the Park, heading to prayer.
24 July in the Afghan capital, Kabul, in the area populated mainly by Shiites, explosion. Then 24 people were killed, 42 were injured.