(PESHAWAR, Pakistan) -- At least 35 people are dead and several more injured after a suicide bombing at a funeral in Pakistan Wednesday, according to police.
The explosion took place in Adezai, on the outskirts of Peshawar, while a funeral for the wife of a peace commitee leader was taking place.
Pakistani peace committees serve a policing role and conduct anti-militant operations in their respective areas. They are often targeted by militants.
Rescue operations by local officials are underway.
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