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Islamic state claims responsibility for attack on Shi'ites in Iraq


Reuters
Updated: 31-10-2018 00:56 IST
Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a bomb attack on Shi'ite Muslim pilgrims in Iraq on Tuesday, the Sunni Islamist militant group's news agency Amaq reported.

The roadside bomb killed three pilgrims as they walked to a holy site near the northeastern Iraqi city of Khanaqin. (Reporting by Nayera Abdallah; editing by Andrew Roche)

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