Blast in Saudi mosque leaves 3 dead

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 news agency 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 that security forces were exchanging gunfire with five terrorists.



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