Dec 17, 2017

ISIS claims suicide bombing at church in Pakistan

Pakistani Christians attend services at a church in Lahore. Photo: K.M. Chaudary / AP

The Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a bombing at a church in Quetta, Pakistan, which killed at least eight people and injured at least 42, the Wall Street Journal reports. Two suicide bombers approached the church during services and were met by security officers. One attacker was killed, but the other entered the church.

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