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14 dead in suicide bombings outside churches in Pakistan

  • At least 14 people were killed and 80 wounded in suicide bombings outside two churches in Lahore. According to media reports, the Taliban faction Jamaat-ul-Ahrar has claimed responsibility for the attacks. Police said two churches were targeted, one Protestant and one Catholic. Both churches are located in close proximity to each other. Angry residents lynched one person whom they suspected of being involved in the attack and several politicians were also chased from the scene.