The Latest: Islamic State claims horrific mosque attack

People survey the destruction a day after a suicide bomb attack at a Shi'ite Muslim mosque in Herat, Afghanistan, on Wednesday. The Taliban have claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing attack earlier in the day on a NATO convoy in southern Afghanistan. (EPA photo)

KABUL, Afghanistan -- The Latest on developments in Afghanistan (all times local):


Thousands of angry residents carried the bodies of 31 people who died in a horrific suicide attack on a Shiite Mosque in western Herat. Meanwhile, the Islamic State group on its affiliated Amaq news agency, took responsibility, according to the SITE Intelligence Group.

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