Suicide attack on Shiite mosque in Afghanistan kills over 30

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Suicide bombers have struck a Shiite mosque in southern Afghanistan that was packed with worshippers attending Friday prayers, killing at least 32 people and wounding at least 68.

The attack on the Fatimiya mosque came a week after a bombing claimed by a local Islamic State affiliate killed 46 people at a Shiite mosque in northern Afghanistan.

A witness reported four explosions — two outside the mosque, two inside.

A hospital official confirmed the death toll.

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