Pak Taliban claims responsibility for Mosque suicide attack

January 10, 2015 10:35 AM

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A splinter group of Pakistani Taliban today claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a Shia Mosque in garrison city of Rawalpindi.

The Jamatul Ahrar faction, which parted ways with the main Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) last year, said that it orchestrated the attack on the Mosque-cum-community centre last night in which eight people were killed and 16 injured.

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