Official: Death toll in Pakistan church bombing rises to at least 40

By REUTERS
September 22, 2013 11:29

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - At least 40 people were killed and 70 wounded on Sunday in a suicide bomb attack on a church in the Pakistani city of Peshawar, a local government official said.

"Six hundred people were inside the church when the blast took place," deputy commissioner Zaheerul Islam told Pakistan's private Geo TV.



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