Over 50 dead in Pakistani Shiite mosque bombing

The Sunni militant group Jundullah claimed responsibility for the attack, which took place in the city of Shikarpur in Sindh province.

By , Associated Press

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A bomb blast ripped through a Shiite mosque in southern Pakistan as worshippers were gathering for Friday prayers, killing 56 people and wounding dozens more, officials said.