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Gunmen kill 3 Pakistani paramilitary troops in Quetta

Gunmen kill 3 Pakistani paramilitary troops in Quetta

Oct 14, – The officers were on guard duty when they were attacked, according to Wasay Khan, a spokesman for the Frontier Corps. Two died at the scene, while the third succumbed to his wounds at a hospital, the spokesman added. Gunmen riding on motorcycles in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta shot and killed […]

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Gunmen kill 7 Pakistani policemen during polio campaign

Gunmen kill 7 Pakistani policemen during polio campaign

Apr 20, – A breakaway faction of the Pakistani Taliban that calls itself Jamat-ul-Ahrar claimed responsibility for the attack later Wednesday. Gunmen on motorcycles shot and killed seven Pakistani police officers involved in a polio vaccination campaign in two separate attacks Wednesday in the port city of Karachi, police said. The slain officers had been […]

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Gunmen kill 15 in Nigeria during tense election

Gunmen kill 15 in Nigeria during tense election

Mar 28, – The tense race pits President Goodluck Jonathan against former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari for the favor of an electorate divided along a complex mix of ethnic, regional and in some cases religious lines. Gunmen killed at least 15 people including an opposition politician near polling stations in northeast Nigeria on Saturday, casting […]

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Gunmen kill 15 Libyan soldiers

Gunmen kill 15 Libyan soldiers

Oct 05,  –  Gunmen attacked a Libyan military post southeast of the capital Tripoli early Saturday, killing 15 soldiers, an official and Libya’s state news agency said. The attackers rode vehicles topped with machineguns, the military official said. The highway between the towns of Tarhuna and Bani Walid, on which the post was located, was […]

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