Agence France-PresseSeptember 19, 2013 15:17
Nine people were injured in a hand grenade attack targeting a Shiite mosque in Pakistan's port city of Karachi on Thursday, officials said.
The attack took place in Majeed Colony, in the bustling eastern neighbourhood of Landhi.
"Attackers threw a hand grenade on a Shiite mosque, wounding nine people, two of them seriously," city police chief Shahid Hayat told AFP.
He said the mosque was the target, adding that the attackers later fled.