Kabul: Suicide blast in mosque, at least 14 people killed
Afghan security forces arrive at the site of a suicide attack on a mosque in Kabul, Afghanistan. Photograph: (Reuters)
A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a mosque in Kabul.
Kabul police spokesman Abdul Basir Mujahid told AFP a suicide bomber "detonated himself inside the mosque". The interior ministry confirmed a "terrorist attack" had taken place.
At least 14 civilians have been killed, Afghanistan's interior ministry said.
Police officials told Reuters a suicide bomber detonated himself at the gate.
Witnesses reported a blast followed by gunfire, according to a Kabul police official, Reuters reported.
The area has been cordoned off by the police, Afganistan's tolo news said.