Bomb blast at Pakistan mosque kills 35, injures dozens during morning prayers

January 30, 2015 12:45 PM

4 0

Bomb blast at Pakistan mosque kills 35, injures dozens during morning prayers

Shiite worshippers had just started morning prayers at a mosque in Shikarpur when a bomb went off, killing 35 and wounding at least 50 more. Jundullah, a splinter group of Pakistan's Taliban, claimed responsibility for the attack.

ISLAMABAD — A bomb blast ripped through a mosque in Pakistan belonging to members of the Shiite minority sect of Islam just as worshippers were gathering for Friday prayers, killing 35 people and wounding dozens more, officials said.

Read more

To category page

Loading...