Afghanistan: Suicide bomber targets gathering of clerics in Kabul, kills over 50; more than 80 injured
A suicide bomber targeted a gathering of hundreds of Islamic scholars in the Afghan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 50 people as Muslims around the world marked the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad.
The Islamic State group's affiliate in Afghanistan has claimed responsibility for the deadly suicide bombing on Monday that targeted a meeting of the country's top clerics in the capital, Kabul.
Islamic State claims responsibility for Monday's suicide attack on gathering of Afghanistan's top clerics
Islamic State has claimed to have led the suicide attack on the Afghan Ulema Council which had gathered to issue a fatwa against bombings.
Kabul bombing: 14 killed, 19 injured in attack on Afghan clerics; religious leaders had issued fatwa against suicide bombing
A suicide bombing targeted a gathering of Afghanistan's top clerics on Monday in Kabul, killing at least 14 people and wounding 19, shortly after the clerics issued a fatwa against suicide bombings