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At least 3 dead in attack at Saudi mosque

An activist says an explosion was followed by a gun attack on Imam Rida Mosque.

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DUBAI - An attack on a mosque in al-Ahsa in east Saudi Arabia killed three people on Friday, Saudi-owned al-Arabiya television reported.

An activist, citing witnesses, told Reuters earlier that an explosion was followed by gun attack on Imam Rida Mosque in the town of Mahasen in al-Ahsa region in the Eastern Province. 

Residents said security forces were exchanging gunfire with five "terrorists".


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