Pakistan bomb targets mosque in rare attack on Muslim minority

March 20, 2015 9:54 AM

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ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A bomb exploded outside a Bohra mosque after Friday prayers in the Pakistani financial hub of Karachi, wounding at least a dozen people, television said, the latest in a series of attacks on Muslim minorities.

Police said the bomb had been planted in a motorcycle and timed to go off as prayers ended. TV broadcast pictures of a mangled motorcycle and broken shop fronts.

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