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Militants Attack Shi'ite Mosque in Pakistan

At least 19 people died in the attack at a Peshawar mosque where worshippers had gathered for evening prayers. The attack is the latest in a rising tide of sectarian violence in Pakistan.
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At least 60 people were also injured in the attack.
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At least 60 people were also injured in the attack.

Officials said the attack was carried out by three or four militants and two were suicide bombers, according to VOA's Urdu Service. The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the raid.
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Officials said the attack was carried out by three or four militants and two were suicide bombers, according to VOA's Urdu Service. The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the raid.

VOA's Urdu service reports that several of the injured are in critical condition at nearby hospitals.
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VOA's Urdu service reports that several of the injured are in critical condition at nearby hospitals.

Officials said the miltants entered the mosque via a building next door that is under construction.
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Officials said the miltants entered the mosque via a building next door that is under construction.

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