Dozens killed in mosque explosion in Afghanistan during Friday prayers

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(CNN)— At least 62 people were killed in an explosion during Friday prayers in a mosque in Nangarhar, Afghanistan, according to a regional spokesman.

Attaullah Khogyani, Nangarhar provincial spokesman, said 36 other people were wounded in the explosion in the Haska Mina district, also known as the Deh Bala district, near the border with Pakistan.

This is a developing story.

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