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Suicide bomber kills at least 70 at Pakistan hospital, IS claims responsibility

Suicide bomber kills at least 70 at Pakistan hospital, IS claims responsibility

Aug 09, – The bomber struck as a crowd of mostly lawyers and journalists crammed into the emergency department to accompany the body of a prominent lawyer who had been shot and killed in the city earlier in the day, Faridullah, a reporter who was among the wounded, told Reuters. A suicide bomber in Pakistan […]

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Pakistan’s new Parliament sworn in, marks first civilian transfer of power

Pakistan’s new Parliament sworn in, marks first civilian transfer of power

June 01, AP – The outgoing speaker of parliament, Fehmida Mirza, administered the oath of office to incoming legislators in Islamabad on Saturday, three weeks after general elections marred by violence from militants against secular parties. Pakistan’s new parliament has been sworn in, marking the first civilian transition of power in the country’s 66 year […]

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