At least 20 killed in Philippines church bombing

At least 20 people have been killed in twin bombings during a church service in the southern Philippines.

According to reports, the first explosion happened during the Sunday service at the Jolo Cathedral in the Sulu Province in Mindanao, while the second device was detonated in the car park as soldiers responded to the first attack. 

No group has claimed responsibility for the attack, which has left over 80 people injured. 

It comes just days after the region voted for greater autonomy in a referendum.

More from International

Coming Up on Dubai Eye

  • The Weekend Playlist

    8:00pm - 4:00am

    Every Friday night Dubai Eye 103.8 plays you the greatest party classics and anthems all the way till Saturday morning!

  • Nights on Dubai Eye 103.8

    4:00am - 6:00am

    Dubai Eye complements the conversation with the music you love from the eighties, nineties and newer.

On Dubai Eye