MOSCOW, October 4. / TASS /. Moscow in connection with the terrorist attack at the entrance to the mosque in Kabul requires further efforts to combat terrorism in Afghanistan. This is stated in the spread on Monday comments representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Maria Zakharova.
“We condemn the terrorist attack committed by the ISIS group on October 3 at the entrance to a mosque in the center of the Afghan capital.” As a result of the terrorist attack, according to preliminary data, 19 civilians died, more than 30 people were wounded. condolences to the victims and we wish the victims a speedy recovery, the diplomat said. that there will be no threat to the security of third countries from Afghan territory. “
Earlier, Afghan TV channels reported that an explosion occurred on Sunday from the Idgah mosque in Kabul, where a farewell ceremony was held for the mother of Taliban representative Zabihullah Mujahid. Russian citizens were not injured, TASS was told at the Russian embassy in the Afghan capital.