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Pope Francis Prays for Victims of Bombing of Catholic Mass in the Philippines

Provincial Government of Lanao Del Sur – Public Information Office
Governor Mamintal Bombit Alonto Adiong, Jr. second from left, talks with law enforcers at the site of an explosion in Marawi city, southern Philippines on Sunday Dec. 3, 2023. A powerful explosion believed caused by a bomb ripped through a Catholic Mass and killed several people and wounded dozens of others Sunday in a predominantly Muslim city in the southern Philippines, officials said.

Police in the Philippines said Monday that they had identified at least two suspects in the terrorist attack.