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Suicide bomber kills 20 in Iraqi Sunni mosque

Friday, July 19, 2013 - 00:42

July 19 - At least 20 people are killed when a suicide bomber blew himself up in the middle of a sermon at a Sunni mosque in Iraq. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.

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Scene of a massacre after at least 20 people are killed by a suicide bomber inside a Sunni mosque in central Iraq. The attack took place in the middle of a sermon. It is unclear who was behind the blast -- the latest in a campaign of attacks that has raised fears of a return to full-blown sectarian conflict in a country where Kurds, Shi'ite and Sunni Muslims have yet to find a stable way of sharing power. The grief comes as more than 460 people have been killed in militant attacks in July alone -- according to the monitoring group Iraq Body Count.

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Suicide bomber kills 20 in Iraqi Sunni mosque

Friday, July 19, 2013 - 00:42