Zamboanga church attack wounds 5


ZAMBOANGA CITY– A grenade explosion at a Catholic church in Zamboanga City wounded five people, police said.

Most of the victims were elderly villagers who were having a meeting at the San Isidro Labrador Church in Barangay Talon-Talon.

Police said one of two men on a motorcycle threw the grenade, which exploded on the entrance to the old church.

No individual or group claimed responsibility for the attack.

Just recently, the house of a village chieftain Mohammad Nur Attang in Zamboanga City was bombed by two men on a motorcycle in the neighboring village of Mampang, injuring three people.




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