The Islamic State-ISIS- has claimed the responsibility for the heinous explosion in a mosque in northern Kunduz province that occurred on Friday afternoon, October 8.

ISIS in a statement that was published in Arabic said that the suicide bomber was named Muhammad and was and Uyghur Muslim.

The blasts happened in the Shite Muslim mosque.

The ISIS statement claimed to have killed and wounded three hundred Hazara-Shite in the explosion.

The explosion that targeted worshipers who had gathered for Friday prayer in Khan Abad port of Kunduz province killed 50 and wounded over a hundred more civilians.

The Taliban have condemned the incident and pledged to bring to find and punish the culprits.

ISIS-K is now the biggest threat to the people of Afghanistan and the Taliban that carries out terror attacks after the Taliban took over Afghanistan.

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  • Najibullah Lalzoy is a journalist and editor at Khaama Press. He has a BA degree in journalism.