Suicide bomber targets north Iraq mosque, 2 killed

A suicide bomber attacked a Shi'ite mosque near the northern Iraqi city of Mosul as Friday prayers ended, killing at least two people, police and health officials said.


Government officials and police said two people had been killed and more than 50 wounded in the blast at the mosque belonging to the Shabak minority in Mosul, 390 km north of Baghdad. A local Shabak community leader said five people had been killed. (AP)