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Religious Gathering Hit By Deadly Suicide Bombing In Kabul

Web Desk(June 04, 2018): Suicide attacker detonated his explosives near a tent where Muslim clerics had gathered to discuss peace efforts. Al Jazeera reported.

Several people have been killed in a suicide attack targeting Muslim scholars who had gathered in a tent near the Polytechnic University in Afghanistan’s Kabul, officials said.

Afghan interior ministry spokesman Najib Danish confirmed to Al Jazeera that at least seven people have been killed and nine others wounded in Monday’s attack. He had earlier reported the death toll was 12 people. Police officials also confirmed there were seven deaths.

“The attackers was on foot near the gate of the university,” Danish told.

Waheed Majrooh, a spokesman for Afghanistan’s Ministry of Public Health, told that at least 12 wounded were transfered to emergency units.

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