Bomb Blast at Baghdad Mosque Kills 75

Strike at Shiite mosque, just as worshippers were leaving afternoon prayers, wounded hundreds
By Marie Morris,  Newser Staff
Posted Jun 19, 2007 10:35 AM CDT

A truck bomb exploded at a central Baghdad mosque today, killing at least 75 people and wounding at least 200, the AP reports. The blast came as worshipers were leaving afternoon prayers.

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