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Afghans bury victims of mosque attack as toll rises to 35

Aug 04, 2018 - 7:24 PM

The attack comes as urban areas across Afghanistan have been rocked by a surge in violence in recent months

BURIAL. Afghan Shiite mourners and relatives attend a burial ceremony for the 35 victims of a suicide attack in a Shiite mosque in Gardez of Paktia province on August 4, 2018. Photo by Farid Zahir/AFP

Suicide bombers, gunmen kill 71 in attacks on Afghan security forces

Oct 17, 2017 - 4:26 PM

(UPDATED) The Taliban claims the more deadly of the two assaults, a coordinated attack on police in the southeast city of Gardez in Paktia province

AFGHANISTAN ATTACK. Wounded Afghan men receive treatment at a hospital after a suicide attack in Gardez, capital of Paktia province, on October 17, 2017. Photo by Farid Zahir/AFP