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A look at attacks on houses of worship over the last decade, from Pittsburgh to New Zealand

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Students from the Yeshiva School in the Squirrel Hill neighborhood of Pittsburgh, pay their respects as the funeral procession for Dr. Jerry Rabinowitz passes their school en route to Homewood Cemetery following a funeral service at the Jewish Community Center, Tuesday Oct. 30, 2018. Rabinowitz was one of people killed while worshipping at the Tree of Life synagogue on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

Houses of worship around the world, a place of reflection and peace, have been targeted for attack by extremists.

In the United States, these include the attacks in Pittsburgh; Sutherland Springs, Texas; Oak Creek, Wisconsin; and Charleston, South Carolina. 

Here are some of the deadly assaults over the last decade:

Three attacks not pictured:

Oct. 31, 2010: Al-Qaida in Iraq militants attack Our Lady of Salvation Catholic Church in Baghdad during Sunday night mass, killing 58 people in the deadliest assault targeting Christians since the 2003 U.S.-led invasion there. Al-Qaida in Iraq later became the Islamic State group.

Oct. 20, 2017: The Islamic State group claims a suicide bomber attack, killing 31 and wounding 29 people, at a Shiite mosque in Kabul.

Dec. 17, 2017: Islamic State attack on a church in Pakistani city of Quetta kills 16 people.

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