People wait outside a Shiite mosque named Imam-e-Zaman after an attack in Dasht-e-Barchi locality in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on October 20, 2017. Photo: XinhuaPeople wait outside a Shiite mosque named Imam-e-Zaman after an attack in Dasht-e-Barchi locality in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on October 20, 2017. Photo: Xinhua
People wait outside a Shiite mosque named Imam-e-Zaman after an attack in Dasht-e-Barchi locality in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on October 20, 2017. Photo: Xinhua

Islamic State claims suicide bombings at two mosques in Afghanistan that killed 72

Eyewitness said one of the mosques was packed with worshippers, with both men and women praying, and the explosion was so strong that it shattered windows on nearby buildings

Topic |   Afghanistan war
People wait outside a Shiite mosque named Imam-e-Zaman after an attack in Dasht-e-Barchi locality in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on October 20, 2017. Photo: XinhuaPeople wait outside a Shiite mosque named Imam-e-Zaman after an attack in Dasht-e-Barchi locality in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on October 20, 2017. Photo: Xinhua
People wait outside a Shiite mosque named Imam-e-Zaman after an attack in Dasht-e-Barchi locality in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, on October 20, 2017. Photo: Xinhua
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