Iran Leader calls on Afghan authorities to punish culprits of deadly mosque bombing

Supreme Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei, in a message on Saturday, urged the Afghan authorities to punish the culprits of a deadly bombing at a mosque in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz.

Ayatollah Khamenei called for measures to prevent the repetition of such tragedies, which killed dozens of prayers.

The Supreme Leader said he was saddened by the incident, praying for the soul of the martyrs to rest in peace, and speedy recovery for those injured.

A bomb blast near a Shia mosque in Kunduz has killed over 50 people and injured many more so far, sources have reported.

 

Source: IRNA