EGYPT’S SENIOR SUNNI CLERIC DENOUNCES TERROR ATTACK AGAINST SHIITES IN AFGHANISTAN

Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Shawqi Allam, on Wednesday, condemned the terrorist attack on a Shiite mosque in Afghanistan, that left 30 worshippers dead.

In a press statement, the highest Islamic Jurist in Egypt, warned the Afghani people, against falling into the trap of sectarian strife, from these terrorist attacks.

He offered condolences to the families of the victims, wishing speedy recovery to the injured.

Late on Tuesday, 29 Afghans were killed and dozens others wounded, as a blast ripped through a Shiite mosque in Herat city, capital of western Herat province.

The Daesh terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

More than 1,660 civilians were killed and over 3,580 others injured, in conflict-related incidents, in the first half of the year, according to the United Nations mission in the country

Source: NAM News Network

EGYPT’S SENIOR SUNNI CLERIC DENOUNCES TERROR ATTACK AGAINST SHIITES IN AFGHANISTAN

Egypt’s Grand Mufti, Shawqi Allam, on Wednesday, condemned the terrorist attack on a Shiite mosque in Afghanistan, that left 30 worshippers dead.

In a press statement, the highest Islamic Jurist in Egypt, warned the Afghani people, against falling into the trap of sectarian strife, from these terrorist attacks.

He offered condolences to the families of the victims, wishing speedy recovery to the injured.

Late on Tuesday, 29 Afghans were killed and dozens others wounded, as a blast ripped through a Shiite mosque in Herat city, capital of western Herat province.

The Daesh terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attack.

More than 1,660 civilians were killed and over 3,580 others injured, in conflict-related incidents, in the first half of the year, according to the United Nations mission in the country

Source: NAM News Network