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Pakistan mosques under attack
Suspected Taliban fighters attack mosques, killing scores in towns near Peshawar.
Last Modified: 05 Nov 2010 21:32 GMT

At least 71 people have been killed in northwest Pakistan after two mosques were targeted by suspected Taliban fighters.

The first attack happened as Friday prayers ended and a man blew himself up in Darra Adam Khel, leaving 66 dead. Later just outside Peshawar, grenades were thrown into a mosque killing five people and wounding eleven.

Al Jazeera's Kamal Hyder reports from Islamabad.

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