PHILIPPINES: Two Killed And 3 Wounded In An Attack On A Church

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Two people were killed and three others wounded in a grenade attack on a church in the Mindanao province of the Philippines.

A church attacked in Philippines
A church attacked in Philippines

The attack was carried out on October 8 in North Cotabato by two men on a motorcycle, witnessed said. The grenade exploded at the entrance of the United Church of Christ as people gathered for worship. The assailants escaped without being identified. The Mindanao province has been the scene of frequent attacks by Islamic separatists.