Situation in Afghanistan

At least 10 people killed and dozens injured in bomb blast in Kabul mosque

by Daily Sabah

Mosque in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul was bombed Friday, killing at least 10 and injuring more than 20 people, according to a Taliban spokesperson.

Hundreds of worshippers had gathered for prayers on the last Friday of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan and the Khalifa Aga Gul Jan Mosque was packed, said local residents, fearing the casualty toll could rise further.

The attack came as worshippers at the mosque gathered after Friday prayers for a congregation known as Zikr – an act of religious remembrance.

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