TEHRAN, Nov. 17 (Press Shia) – The Spokesman of Iran’s Foreign Ministry Bahram Ghasemi strongly denounced the terrorist attack of Thursday in Kabul.

Ghasemi expressed sympathies with the bereaved families of the victims killed at a political gathering in the Afghan capital on Thursday.

A suicide bomb attack in the Afghan capital near a meeting of supporters of an influential regional leader on Thursday killed at least nine people and wounded many. The ISIL claimed the attack in a statement carried by its Aamaq news agency. The Taliban denied involvement.