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Dozens killed in bombing at Shiite mosque in Pakistan
Dozens killed in bombing at Shiite mosque in Pakistan

A powerful bomb ripped through a Shiite Muslim mosque in southern Pakistan on Friday, killing at least 49 worshipers and wounding dozens in the deadliest sectarian attack in months in the South Asian nation. The blast occurred during Friday prayers in the Sindh province city of Shikarpur, hospital and police officials said. Police officials said at least 170 worshipers had gathered inside the two-story mosque for prayers. Investigators were still determining whether the blast was set off by a suicide bomber or an explosive device planted inside the building. Abdul Qadoos, a senior police official in Shikarpur, said the blast was so powerful that the roof of the mosque collapsed and...

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