Pakistan: 7 killed in Shi'ite mosque bombing

January 27, 2007 18:24

At least seven people were killed at 27 wounded when a bomb exploded at a Shi'ite Muslim mosque in a city in northwestern Pakistan on Saturday, officials said. Interior Minister Aftab Khan Sherpao said the attack happened in a congested area of Peshawar, the capital of North West Frontier Province. He had no further information. Fazal Wadood, an area police, official said ambulances were being sent to the scene to aid the wounded.

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