6 killed in blast at cleric's funeral in northwestern Pakistan
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Six people were killed Friday in a blast at the funeral of a Shi'ite Muslim cleric has in northwestern Pakistan, police said.
Police officer Saadullah Marwat said the attack in the city of Dera Ismail Khan also wounded 25.
Marwat said mourners were attending the funeral of cleric Allama Nazir Shah Naqvi, who was shot and killed earlier Friday by gunmen.
He said it was not yet clear if the blast was from a hidden explosive device, a grenade or a suicide bomber.
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