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19 dead as bombs target cathedral in southern Philippines

Breaking News Emails Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Jan. 27, 2019, 4:20 AM GMT By Associated Press MANILA, Philippines — Two bombs exploded outside a Roman Catholic cathedral on a southern Philippine island where Muslim militants are active, …

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At least 21 killed in Philippines church bombing

At least 21 people have been killed and 71 injured after two bombs exploded at a Catholic cathedral in the Philippines. The first bomb went off in or near Jolo cathedral, followed by a second bomb outside the building as government forces responded. Casualties included soldiers and civilians. Defence secretary …

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Jolo church attack: Many killed in Philippines

A twin-bomb attack at a church in southern Philippines has killed at least 19 people and injured 42 others, officials say. The first blast happened as Sunday Mass was celebrated at a Roman Catholic cathedral on Jolo island. As soldiers responded, a second device was detonated in the parking lot. …

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