No group has claimed the attack, but the Taliban issued a statement on Twitter saying its fighters had ‘nothing to do’ with the bombing. Photo: EPA

Afghanistan: bomber targets gathering of religious leaders who banned suicide attacks

Attack comes after Afghanistan’s top religious body issued a ruling, or a fatwa, declaring suicide attacks forbidden under Islamic law

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No group has claimed the attack, but the Taliban issued a statement on Twitter saying its fighters had ‘nothing to do’ with the bombing. Photo: EPA
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