Two suicide attackers struck a Shiite Mosque in Afghanistan killing at least one person and wounding eight others.The men stormed the grounds of the mosque in the western city of Herat, but security guards shot dead one of them.

Provincial governor spokesman Jilani Farhad said the other blew himself up before reaching the hall where worshippers were praying.
He added that at least one worshipper was killed and eight others were wounded in the attack.

The area around the mosque was cordoned off by police and ambulances were seen rushing victims to hospitals in the city.
The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack.