At least 4 killed in suicide blast near one of Islam's holiest sites in Medina

July 4, 2016 9:48 PM

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At least four security officers were killed and five injured in a suicide bombing Monday outside an Islamic holy site in Medina, according to the Saudi Interior Ministry.

The Monday evening attack took place just as thousands of worshippers were about to hold sunset prayers in the mosque where the Prophet Muhammad is buried in Medina.

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