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Afghanistan: Suicide blast kills 3, injures 9 in Afghan city of Herat

6 25.03.2018 Инфо

A suicide attack near a Shiite mosque in the Afghan city of Herat left at least three people dead and nine more injured, Sunday.
The self-proclaimed Islamic State (IS; formerly ISIS/ISIL) has claimed responsibility for the attack.
According to Deputy Police Chief Aminullah Amin, two bombers are believed to have intended to enter the mosque but were barred from reaching it by guards at the site.
Security officials have confirmed that the blast rocked the site during mid-day prayers.