Suicide bomber targets mosque in Kabul, three wounded: Official

Afghan security forces inspect the site where a bus carrying local TV station employees hit a roadside bomb in Kabul, Afghanistan, Saturday, May 30, 2020. (File photo: AP)

A suicide bomber targeted a mosque at the entrance to Kabul’s fortified Green Zone during evening prayers Tuesday, wounding at least three people, an official said.

“A suicide bomber blew himself up inside a washroom at Wazir Akbar Khan mosque,” interior ministry spokesman Tareq Arian told AFP.

The mosque is accessible from inside the Green Zone, where several embassies and international offices are located.

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