2016 Mohmand mosque bombing

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2016 September Pakistan mosque bombing
Part of the War in North-West Pakistan
Location Butmaina, Mohmand Agency, Pakistan
Date 16 September 2016
Attack type
Suicide bombing
Weapons Bomb
Deaths 36[1]
Non-fatal injuries
34
Perpetrators Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, a faction of Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan
Motive Terrorism

On 16 September 2016, a bombing in a mosque left 36 people dead and 34 injured.[2][3] The bombing comes only a few days after another one that killed at least 14 people and wounded 60.[4]

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  1. ^ "Curfew in Mohmand as suicide attack death toll rises to 30 - Pakistan". Dawn.com. Retrieved 2016-09-17. 
  2. ^ Desk, News (2015-05-03). "At least 28 killed in suicide blast at Mohmand Agency mosque - The Express Tribune". Tribune.com.pk. Retrieved 2016-09-17. 
  3. ^ Shah, Zahir. "Pakistan mosque: Suicide attack leaves 25 dead". CNN.com. Retrieved 2016-09-17. 
  4. ^ "14 dead, 60 injured in Mardan court bombing". Nation.com.pk. 2016-09-02. Retrieved 2016-09-17.