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EI claims attack in Shi’ite mosque in Kabul

Ⓒ AFP – WAKIL KOHSAR – | Members of the Afghan security forces near the site of a suicide attack on 25 August 2017 in Kabul

The Sunni Islamic State (EI) jihadist group claimed through its Amaq propaganda organ an attack in a Shiite mosque in Kabul during the Friday prayer, which killed at least two people, according to Afghan authorities.

“Two + inghimasi + of the Islamic state are carrying out an attack on a husseiniya (shiite place of worship) in the Khair Khana sector in the Afghan city of Kabul,” Amaq said, using the term + ingimasi + Hand with an explosive belt around the body, operated as a last resort.

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