Prominent Sufi dies in Dagestan suicide bombing

“Thousands of mournersconverged on a cemetery in Russia’s republic of Dagestan on Tuesday night for the burial of a top Muslim religious leader who was killed in a suicide bombing hours earlier, Russian news agencies said.  Said Afandi, a leader of Sufi Muslims in the region, and five of his followers were killed by a female suicide bomber in an attack at Afandi’s home in the village of Chirkei, said Dagestan Interior Ministry spokesman, Vyachelav Gasanov.”  (Source)

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