Afghanistan: Attack at Religious Temple Kills at Least 25

TRIPwire, 25 March 2020

On 25 March 2020 at approximately 0745 hours local time, Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) responded after gunmen entered a Sikh religious temple in Kabul and opened fire on worshippers, killing at least 25 and injuring more than 15 others. According to media reports, the gunmen attacked responding ANSF with several hand grenades before the gunmen were killed. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack.