According to information from the group, at least two people died and three were injured in the attack; authorship of the attack has not yet been claimed

EFE / EPA / STRINGERAfter the explosion, Taliban members keep the mosque isolated, under tight security

An explosion at the entrance of a mosque in obscene, capital do Afghanistan, left “several civilians dead” this Sunday, 3. The information was released by the group’s spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid, on a social network. The main target of the attack was a mosque where a prayer ceremony was held for Mujahid’s own mother. “A bomb explosion hit civilians near the entrance to the Mesquita Edi Gah, in Kabul this afternoon, leaving several civilians dead,” he wrote in Twitter. A spokesman for the group, Bilal Karimi, told the Associated Press that no Taliban fighters were injured. According to him, the dead were civilians who were at the main gate of the place. However, there is still no confirmation of the total number of victims of the attack. Taliban officials reported to Reuters, at least two people were reportedly killed and three wounded. However, the NGO Emergency, which is an Italian-funded hospital located in Kabul, also reported on social media that it has received four people with injuries. After the explosion, members of the Taliban keeps the mosque isolated, under tight security. The authorship of the attack has not yet been claimed.

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