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Explosion inside the mosque in Afghanistan’s Herat 20 peoples killed

KABUL: An explosion inside a minority Shite mosque in western Herat, on the border with Iran has killed at least 20 peoples, an Afghani hospital official said on this incident.

The official, Dr Mohammed Rafique Shehrzad, said 20 bodies were brought to Hospital in Herat city, the capital of western Herat province Tuesday night, soon after the blast shattered the evening.

 

Shiites are a minority in Afghanistan and have been threatened by the Islamic State affiliate that operates in the east country. No one immediately took responsibility for the attack.

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