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20 Killed in Attack on Shi'ite Mosque in Pakistan

20 Killed in Attack on Shi'ite Mosque in Pakistan Militants attacked a Shi'ite mosque in Peshawar in northern Pakistan during Friday prayers, killing 20 people and wounding more than 40 others.Eyewitnesses and authorities said the attackers, wearing uniforms of a provincial paramilitary force, threw hand grenades and fired automatic weapons at people in the mosque before two of them blew themselves up. A third was shot dead by mosque security guards before he could detonate his vest.  Police found unused hand grenades at the scene. The attackers entered the mosque compound by cutting a barbed wire fence on a back wall adjacent to a nearby building under construction. Attendance at mosques is usually highest on Fridays. More than 800 people had gathered for the weekly prayer...
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