Deadly blast in Iraq's Tal Afar

Tal Afar is a town that is mainly home to minority Turkmen Shi'ites,.

Deadly blast in Iraq's Tal Afar
A suicide bomber killed at least nine people and wounded 33 on Friday in an attack on a Sunni Muslim mosque in north Iraq's restive province of Nineveh, police said.

Police said that "a man" blew himself up in Tal Afar, 420 km (260 miles) northwest of Baghdad, during Friday prayers.

Tal Afar is a town that is mainly home to minority Turkmen Shi'ites,.

Tal Afar is about 90 miles (150 kilometers) east of the Syrian border in Ninevah province.



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