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Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi

Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
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Rescues team and paramilitary forces search the area after the bombing. The apparent target of the bombing, Malir police chief Rao Anwar, was unharmed.
Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
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Rescue teams and paramilitary forces search the area after the bombing. The apparent target of the bombing, Malir police chief Rao Anwar, was unharmed.
Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
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Rescue teams and paramilitary forces search the area after the bombing. The apparent target of the bombing, Malir police chief Rao Anwar, was unharmed. A security official stands covered in blood on his mobile phone.
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A vehicle caught in the bombing. Rescue team and paramilitary forces search the area after the bombing. The apparent target of the bombing, Malir police chief Rao Anwar, was unharmed.
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Rescue teams and paramilitary forces search the area after the bombing. The apparent target of the bombing, Malir police chief Rao Anwar, was unharmed.
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An APC which was attacked by a suicide bomber.
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The jaw of the suicide bomber lies on the floor.
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Rescues team and paramilitary forces search the area after the bombing. The apparent target of the bombing, Malir police chief Rao Anwar, was unharmed.
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Rescues team and paramilitary forces search the area after the bombing. The apparent target of the bombing, Malir police chief Rao Anwar, was unharmed.
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A blood and cap lies on the ground after the attack.
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi
  • Suicide bomber kills at least three in Karachi

Four persons including two policemen were killed while 14 others were wounded when a suicide bomber targeted a police official in the Malir Halt area of Karachi.

Four persons including two policemen were killed while 14 others wounded when a suicide bomber targeted a police official at Malir Halt area of Karachi, April 5, 2012, Photo by Yasir Kazmi, Karachi, Pakistan.

The banned outfit Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has claimed the responsibility of the attack. Bomber rammed an explosives-laded motorbike into a police Armored Personnel Carrier (APC) at Malir Halt that killed four persons including two policemen while 14 others sustained injuries.

It is pertinent to mention here that earlier in the morning, 6-8 unidentified armed men gunned down three policemen including an Assistant Sub Inspector at Pir Illahi Bux (PIB) Colony. They intercepted the police mobile SP-0461 and opened fired on the patrolling party.

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