Afghanistan: Explosion at Religious School Kills 19, Injures 26

Submitted by Mahtab7 on Thu, 12/01/2022 - 15:26
TRIPwire, 1 December 2022 On 30 November 2022, at approximately 1300 hours local time, an explosion at the Al Jihad Madrassa school in Aybak in Samangan province, killed 19 people and injured at least 26 others. According to authorities, the explosion was due to a mine that was emplaced at the school, but no further details about the device have been released. No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, and the investigation is ongoing.