A car exploded near a Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia's Dammam on Friday, killing four people, a witness said. REUTERS/Ali Alhaji
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An ISIS militant suicide bomber disguised as a woman blew himself up outside a Shiite mosque in eastern Saudi Arabia Friday, killing himself and three other people, the second attack of its kind in the world's top oil exporter in one week.ISIS claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing last week at a Shiite mosque in al-Qadeeh village, near al-Qatif city, that killed 21 and wounded nearly 100 in the bloodiest militant attack in the kingdom in years.Saudi Arabia's King Salman has denounced the al-Qadeeh bombing and promsied to punish anyone linked to it.ISIS openly acknowledges it is trying to stir sectarian confrontation as a way of hastening the overthrow of the ruling al-Saud family, and has urged young Saudi Sunnis in the kingdom to attack targets including Shiites.
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