Three blasts tore via passenger autos within the northern Afghan metropolis of Mazar-i-Sharif on Wednesday, killing not less than 9, a provincial commander spokesman stated as authorities confirmed one other blast within the Afghan capital.
The blasts in northern Balkh province additionally injured 15 individuals, Mohammad Asif Wazeri, a spokesman for Balkh province’s commander instructed Reuters.
Another explosion hit a mosque in Kabul on Wednesday night, a spokesman for the capital’s commander stated, including not less than two individuals had been injured.
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Emergency Hospital in Kabul stated in a tweet that they head obtained 5 our bodies from the blast and greater than a dozen wounded sufferers.
Blast tears via Kabul mosque, killing not less than 5
A blast tore via a mosque in Afghanistan’s capital on Wednesday night, killing not less than 5 individuals, authorities and hospitals stated, the identical day lethal explosions hit passenger autos within the northern metropolis of Mazar-i-Sharif.
A spokesman for the capital’s commander stated not less than two individuals had been injured within the blast on a mosque in Kabul. Emergency Hospital stated in a tweet that it had obtained 5 our bodies from the blast and greater than a dozen wounded sufferers.
A Taliban official who spoke on situation of anonymity as he was not authorised to talk with media stated explosives had been positioned contained in the mosque’s pulpit and not less than 11 individuals had been dead.
It was not instantly clear who was behind the assaults.
Growing violence in current months has brought on safety challenges for the Taliban who took over the nation in August as overseas forces withdrew. The Islamic State has claimed a number of assaults, typically focusing on the Shi’ia minority.