US sponsors ISK in Afghanistan: Iran

Iran’s President Ibrahim Raisi says the United States is organizing and sponsoring the IS militant group in Afghanistan.

A bomb blast near a mosque in the Afghan city of Kunduz has killed at least 55 people and injured hundreds more. The militant group IS has claimed responsibility for the attack. News of Tasnim News.

Iranian President Ibrahim Raisi has sent a message of condolences to the people of Afghanistan for the loss of life in the attack.

Expressing concern over the bombing, he said it was not unknown that the terrorist group Daesh had grown in Afghanistan with US support and planning.

The Iranian president said the United States had recently given IS a chance to operate in Afghanistan and prevented them from being rooted out.