Reuters Kabul, Afghanistan
Mar 09, 2018, 08.25 AM
At least nine people were killed and 22 wounded in an explosion believed to have been caused by a suicide bomber near a mosque in the Afghan capital Kabul on Friday, a local police official said.
The explosion, which occurred close to Mosalla-e-Mazar area in Kabul’s PD6, happened close to a ceremony marking the death anniversary of Abdul Ali Mazari, the slain leader of Afghanistan's Islamic Unity Party, Tolo News reported.
Senior government officials were present at the ceremony.