Latest News Wires Over 40 dead in Iraq Sunni mosque attack, officials say

More than 50 people were wounded in the attack Friday near Baghdad by a suicide bomber and gunmen.

By , Associated Press

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Militants targeted a Sunni mosque in a province next to the Iraqi capital during weekly prayers on Friday, killing at least 46 people and wounding over 50 as members of the Islamic State group continue to push through the area, officials said.