By SOF Editor on Fri, 12/04/2009 - 11:42am
Police in Pakistan say gunmen attacked a mosque Friday near the country's army headquarters, killing at least 35 people and wounding more than 40 others. Pakistani state television say authorities still are searching for the attackers.
The attack occurred in Rawalpindi, just outside the Pakistani capital Islamabad, at the conclusion of Friday's prayers at the Parade Lane mosque.
Regional police officer Aslam Tareen spoke to reporters shortly after the assault.
He says when the prayer leader finished his sermon, two to three attackers entered the mosque's main hall and opened fire on