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Islamic State claims suicide attack on shrine in Pakistan - AMAQ
February 16, 2017 / 4:06 PM / 7 months ago

Islamic State claims suicide attack on shrine in Pakistan - AMAQ

CAIRO (Reuters) - Islamic State claimed responsibility on Thursday for a suicide bombing in southern Pakistan, the group’s affiliated news agency AMAQ reported.

The bombing killed at least 25 people at a crowded Sufi shrine in southern Pakistan and dozens more were wounded, according to local media.

This week has seen a wave of bombings in Pakistan.

Reporting by Ali Abdelaty; Writing by Eric Knecht; Editing by Louise Ireland

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