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Yemen mosque bombing kills 1, injures 12

By Mohammed Tawfeeq, CNN
updated 5:26 AM EDT, Tue August 6, 2013

(CNN) -- A bomb exploded inside a mosque in a northern Yemen on Monday evening, killing one person and injuring 12 others, police told SABA, the state news agency.

Someone threw the bomb into the mosque in Mahaweet province during evening prayers, according to Brigadier Ali Abdullah Tahir, the provincial security chief.

The mosque is located in al-Tawila directorate, about 110 kilometers (68 miles) west of the capital, Sanaa.

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