Report: Islamic State claims Saudi mosque attack

By REUTERS
May 22, 2015 19:22

 
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DUBAI - Islamic State claimed responsibility for an attack on Friday on a Shi'ite Muslim mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia, US-based monitoring group SITE said on its Twitter account.

The radical group identified the suicide bomber as Abu 'Ammar al-Najdi and said the attack using an explosives-laden belt killed or wounded 250 people, SITE reported.

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