Bomb in Iraq Sunni mosque kills 20, wounds 40: Police

URGENT BAQUBA, Iraq (AFP) - A bomb exploded in a crowded mosque north of Baghdad on Friday afternoon, killing at least 20 people and wounding 40, police said.

The blast hit Abu Bakr al-Sadiq Mosque in the town of Al-Wajihiyah, east of Baquba, the capital of Diyala province.

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