Deadly blast hits Shiite mosque in Saudi

A blast ripped through a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia on Friday, authorities said, in what an activist said was a deadly suicide bombing.

saudi shia mosque attackThe interior ministry said a large explosion hit the mosque in Kudeih in the Shiite-majority Qatif region during the main weekly prayers.

An activist said at least four worshippers were killed and others wounded.

AFP . Riyadh |