Afghanistan: Mourners killed in bomb blast at Taliban funeral | DW News

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In Afghanistan, several people were killed in a bomb blast outside a well-known mosque.

The explosion happened as mourners gathered at the Eid Gah Mosque complex for the funeral of a senior Taliban official’s mother. Taliban leaders were expected to attend. A nearby hospital says it’s treating four victims. No-one has so far claimed responsibility.

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