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Islamic State claims attack on Sikhs, Hindus in Afghanistan

Islamic State claims attack on Sikhs, Hindus in Afghanistan

Country: 
Afghanistan
News Date: 
02/07/2018
Sharia Watch
Summary: 

The Islamic State group on Monday claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan that killed at least 19 people, mostly Sikhs and Hindus. The bomber targeted a delegation from the minority communities as it was traveling to the governor’s residence in the eastern city of Jalalabad on Sunday for a meeting with President Ashraf Ghani.